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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.



Arlington National Cemetery's Superintendent is newest Army SES

Arlington National Cemetery's Superintendent is newest Army SES

March 02, 2017

The U.S. Army welcomed the newest member to its Senior Executive Service during an induction ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery March 2, 2017.

Katharine Kelley, superintendent, Arlington National Cemetery, took the oath of office during her SES pinning and induction ceremony, hosted by Karen Durham-Aguilera, executive director, Army National Military Cemeteries.

 


Arlington National Cemetery
Induction Ceremony
Leadership

Traffic Advisory: 5K and 10K run to impact Memorial Bridge

February 28, 2017

The National Park Service (NPS), George Washington Memorial Parkway will close Arlington Memorial Bridge to vehicular traffic Sunday, March 5 from 6-11 a.m. The closure is in support of the Pacers “St. Pat’s Run” 5K and 10K event.


Traffic Advisory
Women's History Month Tour at Arlington National Cemetery

Women's History Month Tour at Arlington National Cemetery

February 21, 2017

Arlington National Cemetery continues its free, guided history tours with a Women's History tour scheduled for Sunday, March 5, beginning at 11 a.m. at the Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center.

The tour commemorates National Women’s History Month with a special lecture and tour of the cemetery. Guest speaker, Army Maj. Gen. (ret) Dee Ann McWilliams, president, Women in Military Service for America Memorial Foundation, will join Arlington National Cemetery Historian Tim Frank as they discuss women who have served across the Armed Services, as well as other notable women who are buried at the cemetery.



Military History
Women's History