explore historic Arlington national CemeteryJust two miles from our conveniently located hotel in central DC, Arlington National Cemetery is where more than 400,000 veterans and active duty service members are buried. You can experience this special site, whose initial military burial was in 1864, by taking a guided bus tour. Stops range from the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and President John F. Kennedy's gravesite to the Memorial Arboretum and Arlington House, aka the Robert E. Lee Memorial.
Prices -Adults: $12; Seniors (65+): $9; Children (4-12): $6; Children under 4: Free; Active Military & Veterans (with valid ID): Half price
Hours -Open daily: October through March: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; April through September: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
- Armed Forces Day Wreath Ceremony
- Honor Flight Ceremony
- Wreaths Across America
- Changing of the Guard
- John F. Kennedy Gravesite
- Welcome Center
- Memorial Arboretum
- Tomb of the Unknown Soldier