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Plan your visit to Arlington over Memorial Day weekend

By Arlington National Cemetery on 5/18/2017
Plan your visit to Arlington National Cemetery during Memorial Day weekend. Here are a list of events taking place throughout the cemetery from May 25-29.
Memorial Day
Plan Your Visit

Flags-In at Arlington National Cemetery scheduled for May 25

By Arlington National Cemetery on 5/11/2017
Soldiers of the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) will conduct Flags-In, Thursday, May 25 beginning at 1 p.m., in Arlington National Cemetery. Within four hours, more than a thousand Soldiers will place an American flag at each of the headstones and at the foot of each Columbariums to honor the more than 400,000 interred in Arlington National Cemetery.
Arlington National Cemetery
Flags-In
The Old Guard

National Memorial Day Observance at Arlington National Cemetery

By Arlington National Cemetery on 5/9/2017
The National Memorial Day Observance to honor America's fallen service members is scheduled for Monday, May 29 at Arlington National Cemetery. The Presidential Armed Forces Full Honors Wreath-Laying Ceremony will begin at 11 a.m., followed by an observance program in Arlington National Cemetery's Memorial Amphitheater.
Arlington National Cemetery
Memorial Day
Wreath-Laying Ceremony

The sculpture "Victory" fully restored, on display at the Memorial Amphitheater

By Arlington National Cemetery on 4/25/2017
The sculpture Victory is now on display in the Display Room of the Memorial Amphitheater.

Celebrating America's Army: "An Evening with Heroes and Voices"

By Arlington National Cemetery on 4/14/2017
"An Evening with Heroes and Voices," is a FREE, 90-minute outdoor musical extravaganza dedicated to those Americans, who wear uniforms of all types and have spent their lives helping and inspiring others through their actions. The concerts are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 20-22, at the Women In Military Service for America Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery.
Concert
Free Event
Military Music