Many families coming to Arlington for a funeral service for their loved one may need information about accommodations, transportation, florist or photo/video coverage and that is what this private website is for.

The Cemetery:

Arlington National Cemetery
1 Memorial Drive Arlington VA 22211
Official website: www.arlingtoncemetery.mil
(877) 907-8585 or (703) 607-8000

April 1st – September 30th: 8AM – 7PM
October 1st – March 30th: 8AM – 5PM

Climate:

Quick Climate Information: July and August are the hottest (80 °F avg.) and wettest (3.6″ avg.) months. January and February are the coldest (37 °F avg.) months. While these are averages, it can get brutally cold in December, January and February, and brutally hot in June, July, August and even September.

Airports:

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (IATA: DCA), is in Arlington County and is about 4 miles from Arlington’s main gate. It is served by several major airlines. This airport is directly linked to the Metrorail system.

Dulles International Airport (IATA: IAD), is approximately 30 miles from Arlington’s main gate and accessible via shuttle bus and taxi.

Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (IATA: BWI), is about 40 miles to Arlington’s main gate. Compared to IAD and DCA, BWI is the farthest from D.C.

Bagpiper:

Norm Weaver

Norm Weaver
Norm has been a fixture at Arlington for over 20 years and is highly requested.
www.vamdbagpiper.com
(703) 577-8782

 

Florist:

Arlington Cemetery Florist

Arlington Cemetery Florist
They are immediately next to Arlington Cemetery and can have your boxed roses, wreaths or sprays waiting for you at the graveside.
www.arlingtoncemeteryflorist.com
(703) 527-7110

Transportation:

Always a Pleasure

Lisa at Always a Pleasure Limousine
Let your Arlington representative know a few days in advance (or more) if you plan on using a large bus like a minibus or a motor coach.
lisa@alwaysapleasure.net
(703) 406-9697

Video / Photography / Live Streaming:

Arlington Media

Arlington Media
Cliff and his top notch crew are the very best at covering services at Arlington and can produce video on DVDs, Blu-rays and live-web streaming and with photos DVD-Roms, unlisted online links, USB drive and photo books. 
www.arlington.media
(202) 536-3000

Reception Venues:

Women’s Memorial
2 Memorial Drive
Arlington, VA 22202
www.womensmemorial.org
(703) 533-1155

Fort Myer Officers Club
214 Jackson Ave.
Fort Myer, VA 22211
jbmhh.armymwr.com
1-703-524-7000

Fort Myer Recreation Center
228 McNair Rd. Building 405

Fort Myer, VA 22211
jbmhh.armymwr.com
1-703-696-3469

Places to Gather:

Ireland’s Four Courts
2051 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 525-3600
The Cheesecake Factory
2900 Clarendon Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 294-9966
Ted’s Montana Grill
2200 Crystal Dr A, Arlington, VA 22202
(703) 416-8337
Jaleo
3796, 2250 Crystal Dr A, Arlington, VA 22202
(703) 413-8181
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
2231 Crystal Dr, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22202
(703) 979-7275
Bonefish Grill
1101 S Joyce St ste b26, Arlington, VA 22202
(703) 412-2837
Lebanese Taverna
1101 S Joyce St, Arlington, VA 22202
(703) 415-8681
Guajillo
1727 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22209
(703) 807-0840

Accommodations:

IHG Army Hotels Wainwright Hall – Historia
318 Jackson Ave Bldg. 50, Fort Myer, VA 22211 ihg.com 1 703 696-3576

Key Bridge Marriott
1401 Lee Hwy.
Arlington, VA 22209
marriott.com
1-703-524-6400

Le Méridien Arlington
1121 19th St. N.
Arlington, VA 22209
https://www.marriott.com/
1-703-351-9170

Best Western Rosslyn/Iwo Jima
1501 Arlington Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22209
bestwestern.com
1-703-524-5000
Virginian Suites Arlington
1500 Arlington Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22209
choicehotels.com
1-703-522-9600

Days Inn Arlington/Washington DC
2201 Arlington Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22201
daysinn.com
1-703-525-0300

The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City
1250 S. Hayes St.
Arlington, VA 22202
ritzcarlton.com
1-703-415-5000
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
300 Army Navy Dr.
Arlington, VA 22202
doubletree3.hilton.com
1-703-416-4100
Hampton Inn & Suites National Airport
2000 Jefferson Davis Hwy.
Arlington, VA 22202
hamptoninn3.hilton.com
1-703-418-8181

Arlington National Cemetery official website is ArlingtonCemetery.mil