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Arlington National Cemetery

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Veterans of every American war from the Revolution to the country's most recent conflicts are buried at Arlington, which was officially declared a military cemetery in 1864. Among the more than 260,000 dead are three unidentified service members...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Entrance at Arlington Memorial Bridge, Arlington, VA 22211
+1 877-907-8585
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Set up just like a hop on hop off tour. Buy your ticket online and Activate it only when you’re walking to the bus. Parking is $6. The people working in and around Arlington Cemetery are the most friendliest, helpful people you will ever meet....More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you ever want to illustrate to friends family or children the price of their freedom, Arlington National Cemetary is the place to go. The rows of organized tombstones stretch for what seems like forever. I had no idea the magnitude of this place until...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is amazing. Not only is it a must see, it’s an interesting and moving experience. From JFKs gravesite to the changing of the guard at the tomb of the unknown, I was so happy I visited. I booked a walking tour through Expedia...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

"Freedom is not Free", no better words can describe Arlington National Cemetery. It is a truly restful place worthy of those who gave everything to protect freedom. A beautiful view of downtown DC awaits those visiting the Kennedy gravesight or the Tomb of the Unknown....More

Thank 135christyw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wish I could rate this place higher than 4 Stars. Deep history flows over and through this place. I was humbled to walk amongst hero’s. This is a must see. It is a very emotional place that commands respect and honor.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the entire day here and it was lovely although crowded. There's so much history and beauty in this resting place. I plan to visit again in the fall during the week to alleviate the congestion and crowds.

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here on a special mission to pay our respects at the grave of general George C. Marshall. The cemetery is very well organized with excellence signage and ability to see many important gravesite. The change of the guard at the tomb of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is my belief that that the Arlington Cemetery is a must see for DC. It is serene and moving to reflect within the grounds.

Thank dlock748
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one location you must visit if in the area. Truly steeped in history culture and ceremony. Have a great few hours in the rain and enjoyed ever minute of it. It was helped with an amazing guide from free walking tours Washington. One...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a magnificent cemetery! We were there a bit later in the afternoon on a cold day so we avoided crowds. We took the bus tour offered at the visitors’ center so that we were sure to see JFK’s grave and the changing of the...More

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15 November 2018|
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Response from Nishele B | Reviewed this property |
I went on a Sunday - it was rainy and there weren't a whole lot of people there. I was one of the last tours of the day due to the time but I didn't think it was crowded at all and I found parking immediately and close to... More
17 September 2018|
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Response from skipspoon24 | Reviewed this property |
We drove and parked in parking structure. It was very cheap.
17 September 2018|
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Response from Linda O | Reviewed this property |
I would take the underground, there are a number of routes and the station is very close. Once inside you can walk around but it is so vast I would recommend paying for the guided tour which takes you around on a train like... More