Arlington Cemetery News

18 Dec 2016
14 Dec 2016
Arlington Cemetery Directions

Arlington National Cemetery Map

Arlington National Cemetery is located across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. at the end of Memorial Avenue, the parkway which extends from Memorial Bridge, near the Lincoln Memorial. Along this parkway is the rotary intersection with the scenic George Washington Memorial Parkway. Arlington is accessible from the major roadways in the D.C. area like Interstate 95, the Capital Beltway (I-495), the George Washington Memorial Parkway and the Baltimore-Washington Parkway (I-295). Source: http://www.arlingtoncemetery.mil/Visit Interactive Route Map for Arlington Cemetery Check […]

14 Dec 2016
Burial procedures at Arlington National Cemetery

Burial procedures at Arlington Cemetery

Burials at Arlington National Cemetery are normally conducted six days a week (Monday to Saturday).Funerals, including interments and inurnments, average between 27-30 each week day and 6-8 services on Saturday. The cemetery conducts nearly 6,900 burials each year. Arlington National cemetery, our nation’s most sacred ground, and it is the final resting place for over 400,000 active duty service members, veterans and their families. This historic burying ground bears witness to our american heritage and also the military service and […]