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Sidewalk Construction near Parking Garage

October 01, 2014

Construction is ongoing for the sidewalks on the east side of the Welcome Center adjacent to the parking garage. Please be cautious as the construction has created an alternate pedestrian path that uses one lane of the road. This alternate route also limits vehicle traffic to one lane entering the garage. This adjusted traffic pattern will last until approximately Oct. 10, including the weekend. The construction will take place at night.

Road Closures near Arlington National Cemetery, Sept. 27, 2014

September 25, 2014

The inaugural Tour de Cure D.C. is taking place Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.  Two thousand bicyclists will cross Memorial Bridge, travel around Memorial Circle, and then re-cross Memorial Bridge.

ANC Explorer functionality restored

September 24, 2014

The ANC Explorer application (Mobile, Web and Kiosk) functionality has been restored. 

Construction at President John F. Kennedy gravesite

September 24, 2014

The Eternal Flame at the gravesite for President John F. Kennedy is undergoing construction as the cemetery upgrades the drainage system. From Sept. 25-Sept. 29, visitors will see fencing to cordon off the work area. The flame and the markers for the president and his family will remain visible during this process.

ANC Explorer is currently down

September 16, 2014

ANC Explorer is currently down. This outage also affects the ANC website, "Find a Grave" and kiosks in the Welcome Center. We apologize for any inconvenience.