Arlington National Cemetery Guided Walking and History Tour

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Duration2 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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About

Discover Arlington National Cemetery—the largest military cemetery in the country, and the final resting place of 400,000 veterans—on this in-depth walking tour. Your guide will share many stories, pieces of history, and facts to add rich context to your walk. As you go, see key landmarks like the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and President John F. Kennedy’s gravesite, and pay tribute at the graves of soldiers from numerous conflicts.

Highlights

Discover one of the Washington DC area’s most significant landmarks
Learn all about the history and background of the cemetery from your guide
See the Tomb of the Unknown Solider, John F. Kennedy’s gravesite, and more
A walking tour offers the most direct way to experience this powerful place

Itinerary

Meet your licensed tour guide for a 2 hour walking tour of the Arlington National Cemetery to walk through American history and pay tribute to our country's military and war heroes. It’s the largest military cemetery in the U.S.and the final resting place for more than 400,000 veterans from the fronts of Iraq and Afghanistan, World Wars I and II, the Korean conflict, Vietnam, the Cold War and America’s Civil War. This walking tour will provide a glimpse of the changing of the guard ceremony and will show you the highlights of the cemetery as, the President JFK’s gravesite, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Arlington House – the home and National Memorial of General Robert E. Lee. Your licensed tour guide will be your host during this tour and will tell you the stories of the cemetery with some anecdotes to engage you and can also respect your privacy.

Inclusions

Licensed Tour Guide

Exclusions

In-vehicle air conditioning

Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.