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Tomb of the Unknowns

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Address: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA 22211
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Guarded around the clock by the Army's 3rd infantry, this memorial in...

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.

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This is another of those places you want to see while in Washington, DC Rain or shine, these soldiers perform flawlessly in their ceremonial duties guarding the unknown soldiers.

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Port Orange, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is another of those places you want to see while in Washington, DC Rain or shine, these soldiers perform flawlessly in their ceremonial duties guarding the unknown soldiers.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you're visiting Arlington National Cemetery, it is well worth the trip to visit the changing of the guard ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just sat here for 30 minutes and reflected on what this spot is all about. It is really quite moving and I highly recommend you make the trip.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I remember seeing the Tomb of the Unknowns and changing of the guard as a kid. We took my 11 year old daughter on this visit and she was very interested. We did get to see the guard call someone out for being disrespectful. I'm glad she got to see that since we warned her prior how she was expected... More 

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Amazes me how Serene and how quiet it is with hundreds of people watching The Changing of the Guard love the respect for the show

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When visiting Arlington National Cemetery, you will be remiss if you do not visit the Tomb of the Unknowns and wait to witness the changing of the guard. Very impressive.

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I've been here several times over the years and it's a always a powerful experience. For me, it's best visited when less crowded because the crowds, though always respectful can be a distraction. The hourly changing of the guard ceremony is moving to say the least and if you're fortunate you'll witness a wreath laying ceremony. The Tomb stands in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I've visited the Tomb of the Unknown several times. It is a place of reverence that is sobering. I often sit for hours and reflect.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The is by far one of the best things to see in D.C. Words can't express how impressive the men and women are who volunteer for this Sentry duty.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Go inside, listen to the video, makes watching so much more meaningful. God bless our soldiers. It was an honor to be able to see this live and in person. To know all the presidents that have been in the same place. Awesome visit.

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