Understanding Arlington
Whether you are planning to visit the cemetery or are exploring it from home, download our guides to understand more about the history, traditions and operations of Arlington National Cemetery.

Walking Tour: Understanding Arlington

Approximately 400,000 veterans and their eligible dependents are buried at Arlington National Cemetery. The history of our nation is reflected on the grounds of the cemetery. Take this self-guided walking tour to explore highlights of ANC.
  • Length: 3 miles
  • Starting point: Welcome Center
  • Exertion Level: Moderate