Southgate Road one-way traffic

Due to construction, Southgate Road will be one-way, controlled by flaggers. This is estimated to take place through October 28, Mon-Fri. 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. & Sat. 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Published on: Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Army 10-Miler Access

On Oct. 9, roads around ANC, including Route 110, will be closed from 5 a.m. to 12 p.m. in support of the Army 10-Miler. 123 Service Gate will be accessible for family pass holders from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Army 10-Miler Access

October 06, 2022

On October 9th, roads around ANC, including Route 110, will be closed in support of the Army 10-Miler. Route 110 will be closed to the public from 0500-1200. Marshall Drive will not be accessible as well. RTE 27 to Memorial Ave will be available to the public.

Fall Arboretum Walking Tours

October 05, 2022

All tours will meet at the ANC Welcome Center Information Desk. Wear sturdy shoes and consider bringing a bottle of water. All tours are open to the public. We hope you can make it to one or more! Tours may be cancelled due to inclement weather. 

Southgate Road Construction

October 04, 2022

Through Friday, October 28, there will be a temporary one-way traffic pattern on Southgate Road, between South Oak Street and South Joyce Street. Underground utilities are being installed along Southgate Road, as part of the Defense Access Road (DAR) construction project.

Road Closure Update

September 21, 2022

The construction project on McPherson Drive, Lawton Drive, McKinley Drive, Jackson Circle, Chapel Gate Road, Capron Drive, Hobson Drive and Miles Drive — affecting Sections 3, 11, 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23 and 44 — will continue through fall 2023 as currently projected.

Arlington National Cemetery Launches New Interactive “Cemetery Locator Map”

August 19, 2022

Arlington National Cemetery (ANC) publicly released a new interactive tool designed to assist users in researching and planning the interment location of their loved ones.

Women’s Equality Day Tour of Arlington National Cemetery

August 17, 2022

In honor of Women’s Equality Day on Friday, August 26, join Arlington National Cemetery’s (ANC) official historians for a public walking tour highlighting women’s lives and legacies at ANC. Visitors will learn about the pathbreaking women buried and memorialized here, as well as women who impacted the cemetery’s development. The tour will reveal how these women broke gender barriers, served their nation, created new roles for women in military and civic life, and contributed to the ongoing struggle for women’s equality.

Air Force Memorial Will Be Closed to Spectators on Independence Day

June 09, 2022

ARLINGTON, VA— Arlington National Cemetery (ANC), in collaboration with the Air Force District of Washington (AFDW), announced today they will close public access to the Southern Expansion portion of Arlington National Cemetery, which includes access to the Air Force Memorial, on July 4. The memorial will reopen to the public on July 5.

National Memorial Day Observance

May 26, 2022

Arlington National Cemetery Announces Inaugural Flowers of Remembrance Day

May 12, 2022

ARLINGTON, VA—Arlington National Cemetery (ANC) is honored to announce the first Flowers of Remembrance Day on May 28, 2022 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

Southern Expansion Update

April 06, 2022

On April 6, pile driving work on the retaining wall construction will begin at the easternmost section closest to Joyce Street. Work will continue on Thursday, April 7 and Monday, April 11. There will be no pile driving work on Friday, April 8. Work will take place from daylight through dusk.