Scenes from Arlington National Cemetery (PHOTOS)

Carrying flowers to a grave site, May 25, 2014. (Kevin Ambrose)

Carrying flowers to a grave site, May 25, 2014. (Kevin Ambrose)

Arlington National Cemetery is one of the special locations that we often feature in this blog with photos from all seasons.  It seems fitting that on this beautiful Memorial Day weekend that we should include another photo post showing the cemetery decorated with flags and arrangements with some stunning early summer weather.  It’s a beautiful scene each and every Memorial Day weekend at the cemetery, but it’s always nice when the weather cooperates.

All of the photos in this post were taken Sunday morning.  I have included a mix of landscape views, people scenes, and grave site close-ups.

Related:

Rare spring sunrise at Arlington National Cemetery

 Arlington National Cemetery in snow

Fall color at Arlington National Cemetery

Fall foliage at Arlington National Cemetery

Veterans Day at Arlington National Cemetery

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