Face Covering Policy

All personnel entering the cemetery will be required to provide proof of having face coverings in their possession during entry screening. Personnel not able to provide proof of having face coverings or masks in their possession will not be allowed to enter the cemetery. Visitors will wear their face coverings at all times while in the cemetery.

Published on Thursday, August 6, 2020
Website Maintenance

Several services across the ANC website and ANC Explorer are currently unable to send emails. This includes the Initiate Ceremony Request, Lost and Found, and Feedback Forms. We are working to restore this functionality and appreciate your patience.

Published on Monday, August 3, 2020

Experience Arlington National Cemetery from Home


While Arlington National Cemetery is closed to visitors, you can still experience its beauty and history from home! 

If you are interested in learning even more about the unique stories told at Arlington National Cemetery, check out our previous blog post, “Nurses in the Spanish-American War,” which includes links to resources and lesson plans for students of all grade levels, as well as teachers, families and lifelong learners. In addition, we invite you to explore Arlington National Cemetery’s Education Program, which is currently in development.

We look forward to the day the cemetery can safely reopen to the public, as we continue to honor those who have served our nation.