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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.


Special Exhibit: Section 60 Memorial Collection

September 11, 2014
From Sept. 11 through Nov. 7, 2014, Arlington National Cemetery will be hosting a special exhibit to display a small sampling of the items left in Section 60 to honor service members who died in Iraq and Afghanistan as part of a special memento preservation mission. The display will also provide some context for America's response to the September 11, 2001 attacks and the Section 60 Memorial Collection. The exhibit is located in the lower level of the Memorial Amphitheater and will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. until Sept. 30 and starting on Oct. 1, the exhibit will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.