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National Memorial Day Observance at Arlington National Cemetery

May 12, 2015
WASHINGTON -- The annual National Memorial Day Observance to honor America’s fallen military service members is scheduled for Monday, May 25 at Arlington National Cemetery.

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Hours of Operation change April 1; Changing of the Guard takes place every 30 minutes

April 01, 2015

Arlington National Cemetery's hours of operation change today. From April 1 to September 30, the cemetery is open from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and the Changing of the Guard will occur every half hour.

“Remember the Maine!!!” Special exhibit and tour commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the USS Maine Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery

March 13, 2015

As part of the 100th anniversary of the USS Maine Memorial dedication at Arlington National Cemetery, we have created a Spanish-American War exhibit and walking tour.

UPDATED: Construction on flagstone walkway near Memorial Amphitheater; please follow detours

February 02, 2015
Construction is now taking place on a portion of the circular flagstone walkway that runs directly around the Memorial Amphitheater on the southside. This work will affect access to the public restrooms and access to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier for those with disabilities.