arlington national cemetery

Arlington National Cemetery

Revered as one of the most inspiring landmarks in the Washington, DC area, Arlington National Cemetery has been honoring those who have served the United States since 1864. Some of the well-known gravesites are the final resting places of presidents like John F. Kennedy and William Howard Taft, Supreme Court justices, and more than 400,000 fallen soldiers of the US military. Dozens of memorials pay tribute to American heroes, from the astronauts of the Space Shuttle Challenger to the victims of the Spanish-American War.

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Arlington National CemeteryArlington, Virginia 22211 | 877-907-8585
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Prices (for guided tours) -

Adults: $13.50; Seniors: $10; Children 3-11: $6.75
 

Hours -

Daily: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (April-September) & 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 (October-March).

Events

  • Wreaths Layings
  • Memorial Observances
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Activities

  • Tours
  • Welcome Center
  • Changing of the Guard
  • Memorial Arboretum
  • Tomb of the Unknown Soldier