Starting June 22, 2020, the Luxembourg American Cemetery, Hamm, Luxembourg, will be accessible through a New Public Bus Service.
To check the current operational status of ABMC commemorative sites, please reference the chart below. To book a visit to the Normandy American Cemetery or Luxembourg American Cemetery, please use the following link:
On May 25, 2020, the American Battle Monuments Commission will be broadcasting two Memorial Day virtual ceremonies in honor of our nation’s fallen heroes.
Friday May 8, 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of V-E Day.
Though precautionary measures surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic have resulted in some challenges for AB
In order to fulfill our commemorative mission, and in keeping with current precautionary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, all Memorial Day ceremonies will be closed to the public.
In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic and to ensure the health and safety of our staff and visitors per U.S. and host-nation guidelines, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) has cancelled all public Memorial Day ceremonies at our 26 cemeteries around the world.
While ABMC sites are closed to the public, ABMC cemetery superintendents keep making sure that the resting places of our fallen service members are well taken care of. The have taken over the mowers, and keep raising and lowering our colors every single day.