Visitors who plan to visit the Pointe Du Hoc Ranger Monument should be advised of the following updates:
Visitor access to the grounds has also been limited due to noticeable degradation of the site caused by foot traffic.
To mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge during World War II, the Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg, will hold a commemorative ceremony on December 16, 2019 at 3:30 p.m.
The Pointe du Hoc Ranger Monument will exceptionally be closed on Feb. 22, 2024, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Access to the monument will be blocked during this time frame for security reasons.
The Normandy American Cemetery will be closed to the public on June 5, 2024, for operational reasons. Only staff and official personnel will be able to access the cemetery.
The American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) commemorated the 80th anniversary of Operation Shingle at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in Nettuno, Italy, today to honor the service and sacrifice of the U.S. Armed Forces and their Allies during World War II.
On Wednesday, January 24, 2014, at 11 a.m. (local time), Sicily-Rome American Cemetery will host a ceremony to commemorate Operation Shingle, codename for the Allied landings at Anzio and Nettuno.