Arlington National Cemetery Guided Walking Tour

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45 reviews   (5.00)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 2 hours

Departs: Washington DC, Washington DC

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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On this walking tour of Arlington National Cemetery, you’ll follow your knowledgeable young guide to learn about the graves of the famous men and women buried here. By the end of this 2.5 hour tour, you’ll be familiar with many of the permanent residents of the most famous cemetery in the whole United States.

What's Included

Duration 2.5 Hours

Guided Walking Tour

Tour Guide Exclusively For You (Does NOT apply if you choose "SAVE! BOOK SEMI-PRIVATE" option)

Tour Will Run, Rain Or Shine

What's Not Included

Tour is NOT available for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair

Tour price does NOT include gratuities (optional)

Tour price does NOT include hotel pickup or drop-off (we recommend UBER or Taxi)

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 9
  • YOUTH: Age: 10 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 99

Additional Info

  • It is imperative that you provide us with guests MOBILE PHONE NUMBER (including country code)
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Notes: The tour route may be affected by national celebrations. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an alternative route still being able to see all the highlights on the tour. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. No lar
  • Public transportation options are available nearby

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Arlington National Cemetery
A sobering reminder of the realities of war, the Arlington National Cemetery is a beautiful tribute to over 400,000 service members and their families buried there. Learn about the more famous tombs, like that of President John F. Kennedy. Explore a few surprising graves, like that of famed boxer Joe Louis. The cemetery is even home to memorials commemorating the disasters of space shuttles Columbia and Challenger.

Along with a few carefully selected residents like Audie Murphy, your guide will take you to the Tomb of the Unknowns where you may even witness a Changing of the Guard ceremony. Walk these hallowed grounds to learn how the home of Robert E. Lee, whose Arlington House we’ll visit, became one of the country’s largest national cemeteries.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free


America you do this so Well
Propertiesbeauty, 27-11-2022
Annemarie was a font of all knowledge - despite the appalling weather- she made the whole tour an awesome, respectful, experience. We have nothing like Arlington Cemetery in the UK, and the history was fascinating and to see the final resting place of JFK and Ruth Bader Ginsburg- an honour. Thank you Annemarie and America.
Ask for Richard!
Procdog, 25-10-2022
We had a truly memorable trip around Arlington with our delightful tour guide Richard. It was helped by perfect Autumn weather.
Richard was well organised, planned the route according to our wish list and was fun and super friendly. He kept our teenager engaged, which was no mean feat.
We would highly recommend 5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Fantastic tour! A must see when in DC
mamabear526, 24-10-2022
Fantastic tour. Bess, our guide, was very knowledgeable and interesting. She made sure we got to all of the must-see sights of the cemetery. It was a very moving experience. I would highly recommend a tour with Bess!
A Must See experience
366darrenb, 18-10-2022
Five star tour. Jim was fantastic. As we say in England. He knows his onions. Two hours of an in-depth and knowledgeable and sentimental tour
Extremely personal and impactful
Shawna G, 08-10-2022
Maribeth was an amazing walking guide. She was knowledgeable and focused us towards the wonderfully historical sights meaningful to our group.

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