We have military base access and were able to drive on the base with no problem. I don’t know how this works for civilians without access. We found the stables and started to tour on our own. We entered through a side door. After a...More
About Fort Myer
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Home to the Old Guard, the Caisson Platoon, the Army Band, and where the Chief of Staff of the Army and the Sergeant Major of the Army live. Several live musical events are conducted throughout the year and open to the public. If you don't...More
This is a little-known place available for anyone to rent -- not just those with military ties. It's a bit of a hassle to find your way there and you need photo ID to enter. (Everyone also had to pre-submit information for a background check.)...More
Serving in the Army was never like this. These soldiers are the best in the Army! Dedication above and beyond. Thank you to the Military Horsemen who serve the families of the fallen. Mad respect!
Some of the best musicians in the world are stationed here and the government won't even fix the ceiling over their stage. The bands have to play on the floor in front of the stage. Due to traffic we were late getting to the main...More
This was a planned appointment, but I believe you can stop in any time? If not, check out an open house. It's a hive of activity all hours of the day, but we were welcomed and shown around by a couple young Sgt's who were...More
Needed to handle some business requiring being on base. Everything was as it should be, and I was in and out in no time.
We attended the US Army Band concert at Conmy Hall at Fort Myer. It was outstanding. Happily, it was televised and remains available. The whole base is a fascinating place. Sure, security is obviously very tight and patience is needed to get through it, but...More
Ft Myer is a very traditional Army post. The post is smaller than most post but the Old Guard, the soldiers of Arlington Cemetery and the Tomb of the unknown soldiers. I really loved the old buildings and the near the entrance of the cemetery.
The guards at the gate were very courteous and professional in their inspections and questions. I'm proud to have these men serve in our armed forces! The funeral mass at the Old Post Chapel was lovely and in a very beautiful setting.