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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We got to see this. Respectful and reverent. Something to see. The flame and the purpose of it hearlds respect in itself

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikewendy2016
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

It is a 10-15 minute walk to President Kennedy's gravesite, but it well worth it. Seeing the gravesites of family members there as well is very impressive and moving. Great way to honor a great president.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dfhart2001
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Visiting here was definitely on my world to do list, as being a history buff was amazing and spine tickling to visit.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank iceman5467
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We went on a tour of Arlington cemetery and this grave is possible the most popular and famous in the cemetery. It's just below the Arlington house at the top of the hill in the cemetery and will be on most people's list of places...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnmE6918DJ
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Holy ground for any American visiting Washington. Seriously, if you visit DC in your lifetime go to the Arlington Cemetary to visit the JFK Grave site and the changing of the guard at the tomb of the unknown soldier. If it doesn't stir any emotions...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stanley Y
Reviewed September 18, 2018

While visiting the site . Some dopee parents let there kids Rome around. If you can’t control them don’t bring them .

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Tom O
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Definitely something to see if you are staying in the area. It is very beautiful and moving, with gorgeous views back onto D.C.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shannon F
Reviewed September 14, 2018

Very moving and respectful to view JFK and Jackie Kennedy’s graves. Close by is also Robert Kennedy and also Teddy Kennedy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan S
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Some how we had built up the greatness of this gravesite. It is truly a quiet place for JFK to rest with his family. We thought there would be a bigger deal made of this area than there was...The eternal flame burns marking the grave....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank wetravelalot007
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Everyone knows JFK, I was touched by the story of him visiting Arlington cemetery and commenting on the spot he is buried at. I agree it is a beautiful place to spend eternity. Take the tram / bus tour if you're visiting, the cemetery is...More

Date of experience: August 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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