Arlington Cemetery Tour: A Private Tour of America’s Most Hallowed Ground
Discover Arlington Cemetery with a Veteran guide trained in military history. Observe the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknowns. Visit each of the Kennedy graves. Discover Robert E. Lee’s mansion upon the grounds and his wife’s garden where the first burials took place. Discuss the beginning of the cemetery during the Civil War and its evolution through all of our nations conflicts. The tour is 3 1/2 hours long and most of it is out of doors.
Fun Fact!: Arlington National Cemetery is located on Confederate General Robert E. Lee’s confiscated estate. After the government seized the Lee property in 1864, Quartermaster General Meigs formally proposed Arlington as the location of a new military cemetery.