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American Battle Monuments Commission's seal

ABMC policy is to continue operations during a lapse in appropriations if sufficient prior year funds are available. ABMC sites both in the U.S. and overseas remain open to the public.

Sunset of the headstones at St. Mihiel American Cemetery, France.

Starting Oct. 4, 2023, the ABMC staff at St. Mihiel American Cemetery will provide family-friendly guided tours of the cemetery and memorial to registered visitors on selected Wednesdays, at 3. p.m.

Flanders Field American Cemetery’s chapel. Credits: ABMC_Uth

The American Battle Monuments Commission’s (ABMC) Flanders Field American Cemetery is located in Waregem, Belgium. It is the smallest ABMC cemetery in the world and the only World War I cemetery in Belgium.


The White House has confirmed President Joseph R. Biden’s appointment of U.S. Army Gen. (Ret.) Michael X.

Panoramic view of Normandy American Cemetery

The American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) has just unveiled a total of 30 virtual 360 photo experiences of its cemeteries and its four memorials located in the United States, to mark ABMC's centennial.

Brittany American Cemetery lithograph

The Brittany American Cemetery will temporarily close on Wednesday, July 26, 2023, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. local time.

If you have any questions, please email the cemetery staff directly.