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Fort Myer

Arlington Blvd., Arlington, VA 22211
+1 703-696-3944
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Private US Army and Pentagon Tour in Washington DC
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An important post of the Army's Signal Corps since the Civil War, Fort Myer is home to the Army Chief of Staff and the Army's oldest active infantry regiment and was the site of the first military test flight.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“army band” (10 reviews)
“officers club” (6 reviews)
“active duty” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
Arlington Blvd., Arlington, VA 22211
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+1 703-696-3944

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fort Myer is an active base and is next to the backside of Arlington Cemetary. The Cemetary's honor guard and other active service members are staioned here. Restricted access as it is active base, but some opportunities to enter base occur for events, etc. Ask...More

Thank DCflyboy
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

My father was stationed at the Pentagon and we lived on Ft. Myer. We lived there while I was 8-10 years old. Even back then this was a "spic-and-span" base. To even get into the movie theater I had to have on a shirt, pants,...More

Thank wcuparent
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We have military base access and were able to drive on the base with no problem. I don’t know how this works for civilians without access. We found the stables and started to tour on our own. We entered through a side door. After a...More

Thank kenasch
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Home to the Old Guard, the Caisson Platoon, the Army Band, and where the Chief of Staff of the Army and the Sergeant Major of the Army live. Several live musical events are conducted throughout the year and open to the public. If you don't...More

Thank Boise_Jax
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is a little-known place available for anyone to rent -- not just those with military ties. It's a bit of a hassle to find your way there and you need photo ID to enter. (Everyone also had to pre-submit information for a background check.)...More

Thank MKSSA
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

Serving in the Army was never like this. These soldiers are the best in the Army! Dedication above and beyond. Thank you to the Military Horsemen who serve the families of the fallen. Mad respect!

Thank Jason A
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Some of the best musicians in the world are stationed here and the government won't even fix the ceiling over their stage. The bands have to play on the floor in front of the stage. Due to traffic we were late getting to the main...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

This was a planned appointment, but I believe you can stop in any time? If not, check out an open house. It's a hive of activity all hours of the day, but we were welcomed and shown around by a couple young Sgt's who were...More

2  Thank kmelroy622
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Needed to handle some business requiring being on base. Everything was as it should be, and I was in and out in no time.

Thank City_Jetting
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

We attended the US Army Band concert at Conmy Hall at Fort Myer. It was outstanding. Happily, it was televised and remains available. The whole base is a fascinating place. Sure, security is obviously very tight and patience is needed to get through it, but...More

Thank Enjoysgoodfood21
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Jeraill
20 October 2017|
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Response from MKSSA | Reviewed this property |
We attended a wedding reception there, so we had reservations. We filled out a form for a background check prior to going, and then we just needed one photo ID to verify who we were when we went in.
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lindsay1LaceyWA
23 September 2017|
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Response from Jason A | Reviewed this property |
I went with a tour group, there is no place to park so I would look for a tour company if I were you.
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