Approximately 6,400 burials are conducted annually with an average of 28 a day, including interments and inurnments. While there are some restrictions for in-ground burial, any honorably discharged veteran is eligible for inurnment in the columbarium.
Arlington National Cemetery receives more than four million visitors each year. Whether paying tribute to a lost family member or friend or taking a journey through history, a visit to the hallowed grounds of Arlington National Cemetery is a powerful and memorable experience.
Admission and Hours
Admission to Arlington National Cemetery is free and open to the public everyday of the year:
- April 1 - September 30 from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m.
- October 1 - March 31 from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.
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