Frequently Asked Questions
What are the park's hours?
Arlington House is currently open daily from 9:30 a.m to 4:30 p.m. year round. The park is closed Christmas Day and New Years Day.
Beginning May 23rd, 2010, Arlington House will remain open until 5:30 p.m.
Arlington House is located in Arlington National Cemetery. The cemetery maintains different operating hours. It is open April- September from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. and from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. October- March.
Is there a fee to visit the park?
There are no admission charges to enter the Cemetery or Arlington House.
What is the closest Metro Station?
Arlington Cemetery, a stop on Metro's blue line, is the closest station to the park. For more information, visit Metro's website.
Did You Know?
George Washington Parke Custis built Arlington House to be not only his home but a memorial to George Washington, his step-grandfather. The house was built between 1802 and 1818.