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

The National Infantry Museum’s new national memorial to the Global War on Terrorism honors all who have served and continue to serve since 911.

The memorial includes eight granite panels etched with the names of nearly 7,000 Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines who have died in service since 9/11.



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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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.


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.


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.


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!


The Vietnam War: Lessons and Legacies Symposium

The Vietnam War: Lessons and Legacies Symposium

The recent Ken Burns and Lynn Novick documentary, The Vietnam War, reignited unresolved controversies, triggered forgotten memories, and in some cases, reopened old wounds. Please join us for a day-long symposium examining issues that continue to spark debate such as... read more
All Aboard! Polar Express at the NIM!

All Aboard! Polar Express at the NIM!

The Polar Express 3D is returning to the Giant Screen Theater inside the National Infantry Museum every weekend beginning December 9, 2017! This family favorite event is brought to you by our title sponsor, Dr. Mark Lawrence! Our sensory sensitive showing will be on... read more
NIM Kids Free Winter Film Fest

NIM Kids Free Winter Film Fest

Join us for NIM Kid’s FREE Winter Film Fest brought to you by Launch Trampoline Park and Brodwyn Military Chiropractic. Looking for something to do with the kids during Winter Break? NIM Kids is hosting the 2017 NIM Kids Film Fest (Winter Edition) December 26... read more