News & Events

March 20, 2020
To support the health and well-being of our staff and visitors, all non-Memorial Day events at ABMC sites will be canceled until further notice. This decision is based on official guidance from health and government authorities in the countries where...

Latest News

March 16, 2020 In keeping with current precautionary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, all American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) cemeteries are closed until further notice.
The entrance gate at Flanders Field American Cemetery.
March 15, 2020 Effective immediately and in keeping with U.S. & local authority guidance to prevent the spread of COVID-19, all American Battle Monuments Commission sites in Belgium are completely closed until further notice. 
Aerial view of Manila American Cemetery's circular center where the Walls of the Missing are located.
March 14, 2020 In keeping with current precautionary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Manila and Clark American Cemeteries in the Philippines are closed to the public until further notice.   

Upcoming Events

Men in uniform march.
May 23, 2020 Ardennes American Cemetery in Belgium will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
Men in uniform carry floral wreaths.
May 23, 2020 Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in Italy will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. 
An American Honor Guard posts the colors during the ceremony.
May 23, 2020 Luxembourg American Cemetery in Luxembourg will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.

Past Events

Bronze statue of two brothers in arms is located at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery.
January 22, 2020 On 22 January 2020, at 10:45 a.m.
Marble headstones are perfectly aligned near flowering bushes.
December 16, 2019 To mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge during World War II, the Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg, will hold a commemorative ceremo
Marble headstones are perfectly aligned near flowering bushes.
December 13, 2019 Please join us at Luxembourg American Cemetery on December 13, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.