Open Tuesday-Saturday: 9am-5pm; Sunday: 11am-5pm | Free Admission, $5 Suggested Donation.

 

 

The Last 100 Yards: The Infantryman’s Legacy of Valor and Sacrifice

Experience 240+ years of American history in immersive exhibits that put you in the fight for the Last 100 Yards. See what it takes to be a U.S. Army Soldier and be reminded why freedom isn’t free.

Interactive Galleries

With thousands of artifacts, monuments, interactive exhibits and video presentations on display, the National Infantry Museum is one of the nation’s leading military history destinations. Visitors of all ages can experience firsthand the American Infantryman’s journey to defeat tyranny around the globe.

Immersive Attractions

In addition to preserving the priceless legacy of the U.S. Army Infantryman, this world-class facility provides unique recreational opportunities for guests to enjoy. See a military documentary on the Giant Screen Theater, take a shot at the Combat Simulators or grab a bite at the Fife & Drum Restaurant and Bar during your visit.

Illuminating Events

Since opening in 2009, the National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center has proven itself to be Columbus’s premier venue for events. Our 190,000-square-foot facility can accommodate a wide variety of public and private events, from day-long corporate meetings to dreamy weddings in our Grand Hall!

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NIM Logo_72dpiTHE MISSION

The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center opened in 2009 with one guiding mission: to honor the legacy and valor of the U.S. Army Infantryman.

EDUCATION

Telling the story of our nation’s past with the latest in technological innovation. Customizable tour packages available for students of all ages, servicemembers, church groups, scouts, military reunions and more.

PRESERVATION

In addition to more than 70,000 artifacts, the museum campus is also home to World War II Company Street, Vietnam Memorial Plaza – featuring the Dignity Memorial Vietnam Wall – and the future site of the Global War on Terrorism Memorial.

ATTRACTIONS

Offering the best opportunities for patriotic family fun, visitors can enjoy films on Giant Screen Theater, Combat Simulators, the Fife & Drum Restaurant and Bar, and a wide variety of annual community-wide events!

NEWS FROM THE FRONT LINE

Parallel Journeys Traveling Exhibit

Parallel Journeys Traveling Exhibit

Parallel Journeys: World War II and the Holocaust through the Eyes of Teens Personal responsibility is a way of life. It does not arise out of a vacuum, but is built on ethical principles, which are the the basis of humanity itself. – George J. Wittenstin, White... read more
Now Hiring: Attractions Supervisor/Military Liaison

Now Hiring: Attractions Supervisor/Military Liaison

Overview:     The National Infantry Museum Foundation has an opening for an Attractions Supervisor/Military Liaison. Part-time becoming Full-time, Flexible, On-Call Pay Rate:  $13.00 Job description and responsibilities: Manage, schedule, train, and supervise an... read more
Dedication Date Set for New GWOT Memorial

Dedication Date Set for New GWOT Memorial

National monument to honor those who gave their lives in the Global War on Terrorism. The National Infantry Museum Foundation announced a September 11, 2017, dedication of a new Global War on Terrorism monument. The national memorial will honor all who have served... read more
Voted The Best Free Museum In The Country

Voted The Best Free Museum In The Country

With a contest that came down to the wire, it’s no exaggeration to say that every single vote cast in the recently completed USA Today Readers’ Choice Awards made a difference. To thank the community for its enthusiastic support in naming the National Infantry Museum... read more