The Robert E. Lee Museum at Arlington House contains exhibits and artifacts about Robert E. Lee and his family. Included are original objects from the Lee and Custis families. The enslaved quarters are located on the North and South ends of Arlington House and help to tell other parts of the Arlington House story.
Scenic Views In the City
Pets are not allowed inside public buildings or in the cemetery, unless a designated assistance animal
There is no fee to visit Arlington House, the Robert E. Lee Memorial.
Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial
George Washington Memorial Parkway
c/o Turkey Run Park
McLean , VA 22101
For information on permits, please contact the permit office for the George Washington Memorial Parkway at (703) 289-2513. For information on reservations, please call Arlington House, the Robert E. Lee Memorial at (703)-235-1530.
Core hours with extended summer hours
Open daily 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM Closed on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
- Sunday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
- Monday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
- Tuesday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
- Wednesday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
- Thursday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
- Friday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
- Saturday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
If your questions concerning accessibility are unanswered after reading this webpage, please contact us at 703-289-2500 or e-mail us.
Service animals are allowed in national parks. For a definition of a service animal, please see the Americans with Disability Act (ADA) definition.
The basement and 2nd floor of the house are not accessible by wheelchair and may prove difficult for some. However, there is wheelchair access to the 1st floor of the house and museum.
For information about accessibility at Arlington Cemetery, please visit their website.
Assistive listening devices, or large print brochures may be available by request or with advance notice. For information about individual park programs, please visit park websites. Accessibility information is located under the Plan Your Visit tab.
Last updated: April 13, 2017