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Celebrating America's Army:

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

April 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
Easter Sunrise Service to take place April 16

Easter Sunrise Service to take place April 16

March 29, 2017
The annual Easter Sunrise Service, hosted by Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Commander Col. Patrick M. Duggan, at Arlington National Cemetery's Memorial Amphitheater will take place April 16. Prelude music performed by The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own," will start at 6:15 a.m.







The non-denominational worship service will begin with a call to worship at 6:30 a.m. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.  Cemetery gates will open at 5 a.m.

Easter Sunrise Service
New exhibit to open at Arlington National Cemetery

New exhibit to open at Arlington National Cemetery

March 23, 2017

Changes are underway at Arlington National Cemetery's Welcome Center. In a joint Effort with the American Battle Monuments Commission, ANC will unveil its new World War I exhibit in an official grand opening ceremony Friday, March 31, 8 a.m.


American Battle Monuments Commission
Arlington National Cemetery
World War I
Arlington National Cemetery Medal of Honor History Tour

Arlington National Cemetery Medal of Honor History Tour

March 07, 2017

 

Arlington National Cemetery continues its free, guided history tours with a Medal of Honor History tour scheduled for Saturday, March 25, beginning at 11 a.m. at the Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center.

 

 


History Tour
Medal of Honor
Amendment to Federal Rule governing ANC

Amendment to Federal Rule governing ANC

March 03, 2017

The Federal Rule governing the administration of ANC, to include eligibility, rules of conduct within the cemetery, and other administrative matters, was recently amended.  We are currently reviewing our entire website and printed literature to ensure consistency with the new Federal Rule. We appreciate your patience and understanding during this review period.