Private Tour of Washington DC War Memorials and Heros by Van

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This private tour of Washington,DC's iconic war memorials makes stops at Arlington National Cemetery and some of the most famous memorials around Washington, DC. On this private, 3-hour sightseeing tour, witness the famous Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknowns, then stop at famous landmark locations like the Arlington House — the Robert E. Lee Memorial, the President John F. Kennedy Gravesite, and more.These memorials are part of history to include in travel arrangements.

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Stop At: Arlington National Cemetery

This educational and entertaining tour begins with a visit to Arlington National Cemetery for the ceremonial Changing of the Guards at the Tomb of the Unknowns

Stop At: The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

We will stop to watch the changing of the guard. This memorial is guarded around the clock by the Army's 3rd infantry, this memorial in Arlington National Cemetery honors unidentified American soldiers from the two World Wars and the Korean War.

Stop At: Women in Military Service for America Memorial

When it was dedicated in 1997, the Women's Memorial became the first major American memorial to honor women who have served in the United States military. The memorial also marks the ceremonial entrance to Arlington National Cemetery.

Stop At: U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial

Afterwards, visit the Marine Corps War Memorial and the US Air Force Memorial for a great view of the United States headquarters of the Department of Defense and the Pentagon.

Stop At: Arlington House - The Robert E. Lee Memorial

The pre-Civil War residence of legendary Confederate general Robert E. Lee, this Greek revival mansion was taken over by Union troops, and the estate was used to bury the war dead. Overlooking the Potomac and the grounds of what is now Arlington National Cemetery, the home has been restored as a memorial to Lee.

Stop At: Air Force Memorial

The AF Memorial was dedicated on October 14, 2006 to honor the men and women of the AF and its heritage organizations. It is located in Arlington, Virginia, adjacent to Arlington National Cemetery and the Pentagon. Since its opening, it has been a place of honor and remembrance. It offers a place for the community to learn and appreciate the rich history of the AF through displays, AF Band performances, Memorial/Veterans Day commemorations and veteran-related events.

Stop At: John F. Kennedy Grave Site

President John Fitzgerald Kennedy Gravesite

Stop At: Tour Buy the Hour

At Tour Buy The Hour LLC, we strive to show you a good time. Our licensed and insured tour guides take you through the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, showing you all the landmarks and visiting all the best museums. Our tour guides are extremely knowledgeable about the history of the nation and all of the sights in the nation’s capital. We’ll provide you with a fun and educational tour.