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Tour of Arlington Cemetery With Special Visit to Fort Myer Stables

Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington, VA)

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Clara
Wear walking shoes and dress for the weather
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Goldstar Member
There will be a LOT of walking, but it isn't exhausting - many stops.
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Goldstar Member
There are no bathroom or refreshment breaks, but there's a restroom behind Arlington House.
info Oct 26 2009 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Bring some water and you should be fine.
info Oct 28 2009 star this tip starred
Marian Taliaferro
Easiest to take the Metro. Meeting stop is in the Visitor Center.
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Jacqueline D.
Bring government ID to speed up the check-in process at Ft Myers.
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Marge Clark
If you are driving, be prepared for "cash only" parking - over $10.
info Sep 27 2010 star this tip starred
Marge Clark
If driving, be prepared for "cash only" parking - over $10.
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Marge Clark
Photo ID is required for admission to Fr. Myers.
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thepix
Everyone who is 16 and older needs a photo I.D.
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amarch611
Walking shoes a must
info Sep 28 2010 star this tip starred
amarch611
Take water, you can refill at stables and Arlington House
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TM Barrett
Get there early to find a loved one or friend.
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TM Barrett
Google Arl Cemetery's list of Prominent Figures in Black History + Medal of Honor Recipients
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Emerald
There's also a restroom at the stables.
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Emerald
Cash only parking & amount is duplicated
info Nov 22 2010 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Please remind people that you will be walking uphill and will need to climb and descend.
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lora_wwu
I used a credit card to pay for parking.
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Goldstar Member
Dress in layers if doing the morning tour
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Ken Brown
Make sure you bring apples and carrots for the horses
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