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Custom Headstones, Monuments, and Markers Designed to your Specifications

Burial Monuments, Markers, and Headstones in Arlington, Virginia

Since 1964 Columbia Gardens Memorials in Virginia, has offered unique design and installation of headstones, burial monuments, and markers. 

Columbia Gardens Memorials is skilled in upright monuments, flat grave memorials, bronze memorials, corner stones, coping, cleaning of monuments, inscriptions, hand cutting of art and lettering, sandblasting and etching.

Contact us, for more information about our headstone inscriptions & stone additions.

custom designed and engraved headstone with large cross sculpture, headstones in background

Memorials & Burial Monuments

For over 50 years Columbia Gardens Memorials has proudly served Arlington and the Greater Washington D.C. community with custom monuments, headstones, and memorials. 

Engraved upright black granite headstone

Headstones & Markers

Here at Columbia Gardens Memorials our monument builders are experts in the design and craftsmanship of granite upright headstones, memorials, flat grave markers, and burial monuments.

Custom bronze place monument design and installation in Arlington, VA by Columbia Gardens Memorials.

Bronze Plaques

At Columbia Gardens Memorials we offer custom designed quality bronze plaques for any purpose. Our bronze plaques can be used as additions to headstone, memorials, or as signage.

Granite Mausoleum design Arlington Virginia, with stained glass window, mausoleum design and installation by Columbia Gardens Memorials.

Mausoleums & Niches

Columbia Gardens Memorials has substantial experience with the design and installation of mausoleums and cremation niches. We offer a wide variety of options for custom design and engraving.

Pride in Craftsmanship & Design

Custom Designed Headstones & Memorials

Columbia Gardens Memorials is proud to have been chosen to craft memorials for John Shalikashvili, Thurgood Marshall, Joe Louis, Matthew Henson, Charles Thornton, Space Shuttle Challenger pilot Michael Smith, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Charles McGee, and many others.

We are also proud to have donated memorials to the No Greater Love organization, founded in remembrance of the families of veterans of the United States Armed Forces.

Gibran Khalil Monument with Bronze Bust
Civic monument in honor of Gibran Khalil, constructed by Columbia Gardens Memorials. The Gibran memorial monument is located at the Lebanon Embassy entrance, in Washington.
Gibran Khalil. Lebanon Embassy US, accessed 7 April 2017

Reverence for Tradition with the Latest Technology

Expert Monument Builders

Since 1964, Columbia Gardens Memorials has crafted monuments that reflect the achievements of those they honor. Owned and operated by, the dynamic husband and wife duo, Todd & Michelle Wolfe. Todd brings an awareness of the latest technology and reverence for tradition to the art of memorial design. He has worked in the monument design industry for nearly 2 decades and managed Columbia Gardens Memorials for over 12 years before becoming the proud owner. Today he, and his wife, are the proud owners of both Columbia Gardens Memorials and Arlington Memorials Company.

Custom Engraving, Inscription, and Design

With more than 40 years of experience, Columbia Gardens is well versed in the art of engraving inscriptions on headstones, gravestones, and memorials. Offering both on and off-site custom engraving services.

Get In Touch

Have questions about our products and/or services? We are here to help. Our entire staff is specially trained to answer any and all of your questions. From the basics to the complex inquiries, the staff at Columbia Gardens Memorials is here to serve you.

Custom Quote? 703-527-7774

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On Our Blog

Check out the Columbia Gardens Memorials’ blog to learn more about selecting a headstone or memorial, choosing an inscription,  historical monuments around the world, and more.

Granite Engraving Methods
Granite Engraving Methods

Throughout history the art of engraving stone has served a variety of purposes from recounting and paying tribute to significant moments and people throughout history,

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COVID-19 Update

We are continuing to practice social distancing and following CDC guidelines, to protect our community and staff. However, we are open and available to serve you. Todd and our engravers are back on premises working and we are accepting appointments during our normal operating hours. To schedule an appointment with us please call our office at (703) 527-7774 or email us at

Thank you for your understanding during this time. – The Columbia Gardens Memorials Staff