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

Find a Grave

Arlington National Cemetery's app, ANC Explorer, enables families, visitors and the public to locate gravesites, events or other points of interest throughout the cemetery; view front-and-back headstone photos and points of interest; and receive directions to these locations. The latest version also includes self-guided tours, easy access to general information, and provides the ability to save searched burial records to a mobile device.

Download the free app to your mobile device using the App Store or Google Play. Launch ANC Explorer here if using a traditional desktop browser. The app is also available for public use on kiosks at the cemetery. 

ANC Explorer Applications for Mobile and Web

Tips for using ANC Explorer  

  • Use help screens to learn about the app's features and additional content. 
  • When searching for a gravesite, start with last name and first initial rather than filling in all fields. 
  • To get event and emergency notifications while visiting, ensure you enable "push notifications" and share your location. 

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides information on service members buried in VA National Cemeteries.

The American Battle Monuments Commission provides information on service members buried in overseas cemeteries.

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