From USD$54.50Per Hour
33 Columbus Monument Drive Northeast, Washington, DC, USA
With this great combo package enjoy Washington DC’s spectacular monuments at night on this fully narrated tour. And explore the rich history of Arlington National Cemetery from the Comfort of our Trolleys.
When the sun goes down, Washington turns into a different city, and Old Town Trolley Tours knows just the right way to show off the Capitol City at night with our Monuments by Moonlight Tour!
Enjoy the sights and sounds of this truly magnificent city as you join the professional tour guides for entertaining anecdotes and historical information along with a sprinkling of bewitching ghost stories of the spirits that haunt our nations capitol. The tour makes three stops, the Iwo Jima Marine Corps Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, and the FDR Memorial /Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial. The Lincoln Memorial stop also serves the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial and the Korean War Veteran’s Memorial allowing you to see these sights in a different light.
Be part of History aboard the Arlington National Cemetery Tours: Explore the Rich History from the Comfort of our Trolleys.
Arlington National Cemetery is an enduring tribute to those who’ve dedicated their lives to defending the ideals of our nation. A visit here will leave an indelible impression on your spirit.
There are more than 600 acres of hallowed ground and they’re best explored aboard Arlington National Cemetery Tours.
Today, the property is the final resting place for more than 400,000 active duty service members, veterans and their families. It is a place of honor where the men and women who gave their lives in service will be eternally celebrated and where all who visit can gain a sense of their sacrifice.
Monuments by Moonlight: Operates daily from Union Station.
Closed on 4th of July, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.
Arlington National Cemetery Tour Times: October – March: 8:30am-4:00pm. Last tour departs at 4:00pm; April – September: 8:30am-6:00pm. Last tour departs at 6:00pm.
Tour Duration: 45 minutes on weekdays, 1 hour on weekends.
Arlington National Cemetery is open: October-March: 8:00am – 5:00pm; April -September: 8:00am -7:00pm.
Monuments by Moonlight Tour – Reservations are required. Reservation based tickets and unused tickets are non-refundable. You may reschedule up to 24 hours in advance of tour time by calling 202-832-9800 (option #4). Arlington National Cemetery Tour – Reservations are NOT needed or accepted. Tickets can be used on any operating day within 12 months of the purchase date. When purchasing eTickets for groups of 15 or more, please call Arlington Group Sales: (202) 832-2008 so that we may most effectively serve your needs.
Arlington National Cemetery Tour: 1) Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center 2) JFK Gravesite 3) Coast Guard Memorial 4) Pershing Gravesite 5) Tomb of the Unknown Solider 6) Arlington House 7) Ord & Weitzel (Iwo Jima Memorial Outside Gate – Additional Weekend Stops: 8) Sections 55 and 59 9) Columbarium and Niche Wall 10) Pentagon Group Memorial / 911 Memorial
Monuments by Moonlight Tour: The tour makes three stops, at the MLK Jr. Memorial/ FDR Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Iwo Jima Marine Corps Memorial. The Lincoln Memorial stop also serves the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial and the Korean War Veteran’s Memorial. MLK Jr. and FDR Memorials are the same stop.
Monuments by Moonlight Tour: Union Station 50 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington DC 20001
Arlington National Cemetery Tours: eTicket holders may board at the Arlington Cemetery Welcome Center, Arlington, VA 22211
Monuments by Moonlight: Massachusetts Ave. and 1st St. NE
Paid parking is available at Union Station for Monuments by Moonlight. Paid parking is available at Arlington National Cemetery.
Child Ticket: 4-12 years. Under 4 are free.
It is highly recommended to bring bottled water along on the tour during the hot Summer months. Water can be purchased at Union Station prior to boarding for the tour. There are no opportunities during the tour to purchase water along the route.
Monuments by Moonlight is pleased to provide free shuttle service from select hotels to Union Station to begin the tour. Complimentary shuttle service is available for confirmed reservations for the 7:30pm tour only. Please call 202-832-9800 (option #4) for details.
Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Stop
The guard is changed every hour on the hour from October 1 through March 31.
The guard is changed every half hour from April 1 through September 30.
Handicap-accessible vehicles are available upon request. Handicapped plus one guest ride free with valid government issued ID.
Assistance animals, such as seeing-eye dogs, are the only animals that are allowed on board the trolleys.