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Reviewed yesterday

the grave site is popular still the eternal flame. a beautiful monument and the supreme court justices are near by

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank retirednold
Reviewed 1 week ago

The historic place is the absolute best place to visit the Arlington cemetery. Next is Robert's tomb.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank heikkih722
Reviewed 1 week ago

This area is amazing and full of history. As you stand in front of JFK's grave site you can look up the hill at the confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's Arlington Mansion. Look to your left and you see RFK's grave site with walls holding...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank B2749NHdavidg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had visited Arlington Cemetery years ago, But since that time Jackie Kennedy died, and I wanted to go there to pay my respects, as i was a "fan' of hers. It was good to do this, and see Robert, Ted, and Joe Kennedy's graves...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FrequentVisitor1969
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an honor to get to see this and not have to pay for it. There are good directions to his site. We walked to it, with no problem. I'm sure it would be interesting to have listened to a guide but we didn't do...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shalloh60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One cannot help be overcome with emotions while visiting President John F. Kennedy's grave site in Arlington It is truly a memorable experience to pay one's respects to one of the greater presidents this country as offered, The memorial ws designed and inspired by the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ponch84
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

November 25. in 1963, John F. Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States, was buried with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery, on this slope below Arlington House, where an eternal flame was lit by his widow to forever mark the grave. Within...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank springbank
Reviewed November 7, 2018

When you finally decide to make a trip to Arlington National Cemetery, they will offer you a guided tour throughout the cemetery. I highly recommend taking it for the small fee it cost. It will take you to all the key points on the property...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank YoBob536
Reviewed November 7, 2018

The cemetery is one of a kind. I work at the VA in St .Louis so I am used to military cemetaries but this one is so filled with history and monuments all throughout the cemetery.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BRBE001
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Was really good, puts everything into perspective. Great to see all these heroes who fought for our freedom. Though I tried to locate former President Taft's grave, maybe there should be better direction signs. Was beautiful to see the Kennedy's tomb. Well done. The place...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Starrlee316
July 19, 2016|
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Response from Romnan | Reviewed this property |
Depending on where you are staying you can take a cab or other means of public transportation. There is a shuttle that you can get tickets right at the main entrance. It is a HOHO set up and they provide more than enough... More
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KIM422
February 21, 2016|
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Response from Dawn3847 | Reviewed this property |
No there is no cost. There are many other graves worth visiting as well. It is a very reverent place to be.
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CharlieJewett
August 3, 2015|
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Response from Betsy B | Reviewed this property |
If you are very fit you certainly can walk anywhere especially the cemetery, but if you have any doubts look for transportation. It can be very warm depending on the season.
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