Face Covering Policy

All personnel entering the cemetery will be required to provide proof of having face coverings in their possession during entry screening. Personnel not able to provide proof of having face coverings or masks in their possession will not be allowed to enter the cemetery. Visitors will wear their face coverings at all times while in the cemetery.

 
Published on Thursday, August 6, 2020
Website Maintenance

Several services across the ANC website and ANC Explorer are currently unable to send emails. This includes the Initiate Ceremony Request, Lost and Found, and Feedback Forms. We are working to restore this functionality and appreciate your patience.

 
Published on Monday, August 3, 2020

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Our Vision

Great people honoring service and sacrifice to a grateful nation.


Our Mission

Arlington National Cemetery represents the American people for past, present and future generations by laying to rest those few who have served our nation with dignity and honor, while immersing guests in the cemetery's living history.


Strategic Plan

In addition to vision and mission statements, the Office of Army Cemeteries/Arlington National Cemetery strategic plan communicates our priorities (readiness, people and future), related supporting efforts and guiding principles. Read the strategic planANC Strategic Plan, "Our Army's Cemeteries:  A Path to the Future."