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UPDATE: Upgrades to Public Restrooms at Welcome Center, temporary restrooms in place until March 2015

January 08, 2015
The Welcome Center restrooms at Arlington National Cemetery are undergoing upgrades and repairs and are unavailable for public use from Nov. 15, 2014 until approximately the March 2015 timeframe. During this time, temporary restrooms are located in modular trailers next to the Welcome Center: one trailer is located on the north side (the side near the main entrance off Memorial Avenue) and one trailer is located on the west side (the side near the interpretative bus tours).

Construction of Sidewalk Ramp from lower level of Welcome Center Parking Garage

January 08, 2015

Construction is ongoing for the north sidewalk ramp from the lower level of the Welcome Center parking garage. The ramp from the lower level of the garage will be closed until approximately the end of January and pedestrians will need to use the center stairwell to walk to the Welcome Center. Signs will direct pedestrians on this new walking pattern.

Message Regarding Photographs of Remembrance Wreaths

December 18, 2014
Message from ANMC Executive Director, Mr. Patrick K. Hallinan, regarding photographs of Remembrance Wreaths.

"ANC" Explorer" used to assist volunteers for Wreaths Across America

December 16, 2014
Arlington National Cemetery's app "ANC Explorer" connects families, visitors and the public to the cemetery's rich history and all of those who rest here by enhancing their onsite visit or allowing them to visit "virtually" whenever they want.

ANC Explorer Scheduled Maintenance, Dec. 5, 2014

December 05, 2014

Beginning at 5:00 EDT, December 5, 2014, we will be performing maintenance on IT systems that may affect applications such as the ANC Explorer Mobile Application and the Website Map.  Users may see interruptions of service during this time.