Visitors to Arlington National Cemetery board a tour bus

Arlington National Cemetery Tours, Inc., a subsidiary of Historic Tours of America, Inc., is Arlington National Cemetery's only authorized interpretative tour bus service. Weekday service includes stops near the Kennedy gravesites, the U.S. Coast Guard Memorial, U.S. Army Gen. John J. Pershing's gravesite, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier (where you can see the changing of the guard) and the U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial. Weekend service also includes stops near Sections 55 and 59, the Columbarium Courts and the Pentagon Group Burial Marker.

  • Tour buses depart continuously from the cemetery's Welcome Center between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., April through September, and between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m., October through March.

  • Tickets may be purchased at the Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center or online at Discounted tickets are offered for veterans and active duty military members with ID. Visitors with disabilities may ride for free, with one companion. 

  • For a full list of tour stops, ticket prices and additional information, visit

  • For groups of 20 or more, please call 703-979-0804.