Open Tuesday-Saturday: 9am-5pm; Sunday: 11am-5pm | Free Admission, $5 Suggested Donation. We apologize but due to circumstances beyond our control we are closed for the day.

 

 

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

“Columbus Goes to Mars” – a NASA Community Day

“Columbus Goes to Mars” – a NASA Community Day

The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center is proud to be a partner and one of the featured locations for “Columbus Goes to Mars” – a NASA Community Day. Special guests from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center will be in Columbus Friday and Saturday, May 5-6, for a... read more
NIM Kids Summer Camp Benning

NIM Kids Summer Camp Benning

Summer Camp Benning is a day camp filled with great activities for ages 6-14, designed to promote teamwork and teach the Army values. There are five week-long sessions over this summer. Pricing: Camp hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. All 2017 Summer Camp Benning... read more
Events Support Specialist

Events Support Specialist

AUDIO-VISUAL TECHNOLOGY/EVENTS SUPPORT SPECIALIST The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center is a world-class museum that chronicles the history of the American Infantry from its formation in 1775 to the present. It includes eight galleries, a Giant Screen... read more
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