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Arlington National Cemetery Guided Walking Tour

Highlights
  • Walking tour includes changing of the guard and tour of Robert E. Lee’s home
  • Explore with a guide: The cemetery’s vast size makes it easy to get lost
  • Small group size ensures a tailored experience
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Arlington National Cemetery Guided Walking Tour
From US$30.00
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12 pm TourMost Popular
2 hour tour of Arlington Cemetery starting at 12 pm
US$30.00
3 pm tour
2 hour tour of Arlington Cemetery starting at 3:00 pm
US$30.00
8 am Tour
2 hour tour of Arlington Cemetery starting at 8:00 am
US$30.00
Overview
Make the most of your trip to Arlington National Cemetery on this 2-hour walking tour. A guide ensures you don’t get lost in the cemetery’s vast grounds, and points out tombstones that most miss when exploring on their own. On the tour, view the changing of the guard ceremony from the best vantage point and stop at Robert E. Lee’s home.
What to Expect

Meet your guide outside the main gates of Arlington National Cemetery at the time chosen at checkout. A small group size ensures full attention from your guide.

As you pass through green fields dotted with white tombstones, stop at the final resting places of former US presidents. The guide ensures you don’t get lost in the cemetery’s 624 acres, and points out tombstones you might miss if visiting on your own.

Next, make your way to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The tour is timed so that you are able to view the incredible precision of the hourly changing of the guard ceremony.

Afterwards, follow your guide to the former home of Gen. Robert E. Lee and see other gravesites.

The tour ends in the cemetery.

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1 - 5 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Excellent tour guide Liam

I went on the midday tour on a very hot day with approx. 15 people. Liam is an excellent guide, full of interesting information, he made sure we always had stops in the shade and access to cold water plus ensured we had the perfect...More

Thank janinec51
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile
The Price of Freedom

Our first day in DC and we booked this tour for 3PM. Met our guide Liam at the gate and proceeded through security and into the cemetery. We were given an in depth tour where we were able to get details regarding various service men...More

3  Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 19 June 2018
Emotionally Charged

this ceremony is a must see when in Washington DC..they also did the changing of the wreath afterward...this was emotionally charged when the soldier started playing taps....

Thank pam h
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile
Liam is the BEST!

As the last day of our week long trip, we had this WALKING tour scheduled. Liam was so informative and so patient with our son who asked tons of questions! Even used them as points to share with the group. We had the perfect spot...More

Thank stanleyx32002
Reviewed 1 June 2018
DO NOT book this tour! They will cancel and not notify you!!

We had a tour booked for May 23rd for the Guided Walking Tour and we arrived and had to call the number on our reservation to find out that they didn't have a tour available for that day. How could I have booked it if...More

5  Thank Mary Jo Z
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Mattswedding
9 July 2018|
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Response from Kathy S | Reviewed this property |
I would say no as we did a lot of walking through the cemetery on the grass and not on the paved roads.
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Response from Craig C | Reviewed this property |
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7 June 2018|
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Response from Karen5053 | Reviewed this property |
Most definitely yes. It was raining all the time when we went but this didn't hinder the trip at all as the route is all paved. Take a brolly and comfortable shoes as its quite hilly. Even in the rain it seemed far better... More
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