The latest news about Arlington events and ceremonies, information for journalists and Arlington's official social media sites.
Blog: News

Volunteers urged to take public transportation for ‘Wreaths Out,’ Jan. 20

Wreaths Across America’s clean-up day, commonly known as Wreaths Out, will be held Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, beginning at 8 a.m., at Arlington National Cemetery.

Holiday hours of operation at Arlington National Cemetery

By Arlington National Cemetery on 11/22/2017

Arlington National Cemetery would like to remind their guests the visiting hours during holiday season are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. everyday. The parking garage closes at 6 p.m.

Wreaths Across America at Arlington National Cemetery access, Metro hours and parking information

By Arlington National Cemetery on 11/22/2017
Wreaths Across America will be held Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, beginning at 8:30 a.m., at Arlington National Cemetery. Every year, thousands of volunteers come to participate in the program. The high volume of visitors creates traffic congestion and delays on nearby streets and at the cemetery’s entrances.

Space for private markers in authorized sections is no longer available

By Arlington National Cemetery on 11/21/2017
Due to the extremely limited burial space unfortunately ANC can no longer accommodate requests for new privately purchased markers for grave sites.

Public invited to celebrate Veterans Day at Arlington National Cemetery

The 64th annual National Veterans Day Observance, to honor the men and women who have served and continue to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces during war and peacetime, is scheduled to for Saturday, Nov. 11 at Arlington National Cemetery.