News & Events

A fountain fills the foreground and rows of headstones are seen in the background.
August 20, 2018
Following a severe storm, North Africa American Cemetery is open to the public. Please check the cemetery's webpage for standard operating hours.

Latest News

August 10, 2018 Both Rhone and Lorraine American Cemeteries are reopened following Thursday's closures due to severe weather.  Please check each cemetery's respective webpage for standard operating hours.
A battle map at Lorraine American Cemetery, shows troop movement through western Europe.
August 9, 2018 Due to severe weather conditions, Lorraine American Cemetery is closed until further notice.  Once the storm passes and it is determined to be safe to reopen the cemetery, a notice will be posted.  Please monitor this website for further updates.
A wreath is presented during the 20912 Memorial Day ceremony at Rhone American Cemetery.
August 9, 2018 Due to severe weather conditions, Rhone American Cemetery is closed until further notice.  Once the storm passes and it is determined to be safe to reopen the cemetery, a notice will be posted.  Please monitor this website for further updates.

Upcoming Events

A large, carved stone eagle statue at St. Mihiel American Cemetery.
September 22, 2018 St. Mihiel American Cemetery in France will host a ceremony on September 22, 2018 at 12:45 p.m. that marks the 100th anniversary of the St.
Candles on top of headstones burn bright int he darkness.
September 23, 2018 Come to Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery on September 23, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. to participate in a luminary event that will help mark the 100th anniversary of the World War I Meuse-Argonne Offensive.
The entrance at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery.
September 23, 2018 Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery in France will host a ceremony on September 23, 2018 at 4 p.m.

Past Events

Attendees sit in chairs during the performance.
September 9, 2018 Netherlands American Cemetery will host the South Netherlands Philharmonic on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at 3 p.m. the annual liberation concert. Attendance is free and open to the public. 
Attendees gather near the chapel for ceremony.
August 16, 2018 Rhone American Cemetery will host a ceremony on August 16, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. to commemorate the 74th anniversary of Operation Dragoon. Attendance is free and open to the public
Headstones and American flag, Somme American Cemetery.
August 8, 2018 A ceremony at Somme American Cemetery in France on August 8, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.