Open Tuesday-Saturday: 9am-5pm; Sunday: 11am-5pm | Free Admission, $5 Suggested Donation. The NIM will close at 4pm on August 11,2017 for a private event.

   

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

The Vietnam War Preview Screening and Panel Discussion

The Vietnam War Preview Screening and Panel Discussion

Join us for a preview of selected footage from the Ken Burns documentary The Vietnam War PBS on August 3 at 6 p.m. at the National Infantry Museum. A panel discussion moderated by Col (R) Carlton Savory and Col (R) Ralph Puckett. THE VIETNAM WAR is an immersive,... read more
Global War on Terrorism Memorial

Global War on Terrorism Memorial

Since the Global War on Terrorism began on September 11, 2001, over 6,800 Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines have given their lives in defense of our nation.  To honor their sacrifice, the National Infantry Museum Foundation is building a Global War on Terrorism... read more
9/11 Memorial Flag On Display

9/11 Memorial Flag On Display

A handmade flag honoring the victims and families of 9/11 and the troops fighting in the Global War on Terrorism will be on temporary display at the National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center beginning Tuesday, June 6. The 9/11 Memorial Flag is made up of close to... read more
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