Arlington House is located inside Arlington National Cemetery, and is a 10-minute walk from the Arlington Cemetery Visitor Center/parking area. Entry to Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial, the Robert E. Lee Museum, and the slave quarters is free.
Reservations are not required to tour the house. There may be a delay to enter the house on busier days.
Groups are limited to 25 at one time due to second floor weight limitations and to avoid overcrowding.
Arlington House is open to visitors October - March: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m & April - October: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
The mansion is closed January 1st, November 28th and December 25th.
From Washington DC you can drive to the cemetery by crossing the Memorial Bridge. In Virginia access to the cemetery is from the George Washington Memorial Parkway.
Parking for Arlington House is available at the Arlington National Cemetery Visitor Center. Handicapped parking is available at the Old Administration Building, located behind Arlington House.
The Memorial is also accessible by the Blue Line of the Metro subway system. The Arlington Cemetery subway station is near the Visitor Center for the cemetery.