Arlington National Cemetery

Visit the resting place of those who have served the United States. Arlington National Cemetery is one of the two Army National Military Cemeteries in the United States. The cemetery is comprised of some of the land that belonged to Martha Washington’s grandson. Check out the Welcome Center for exhibits on the cemetery’s history before starting your tour. Places of interest include the Pan Am Flight 103 Memorial, Confederate Memorial, Korean War Contemplative Bench, Space Shuttle Challenger Memorial, and many others. Groups can also see John F. Kennedy’s Gravesite, the Changing of the Guard Ritual on the hour every hour, the Memorial Arboretum, and more.
 
Contact Info 
Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA 22211. Arlington County. Tel: 877-907-8585. Email: groups@arlingtontours.com. Website: www.arlingtoncemetery.mil. Hrs: Vary by season.  
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Fee.