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 9/11.

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!


NIM’s Beloved Family Gallery Reopens

Children take the spotlight in Month of the Military Child A ribbon-cutting ceremony will mark the opening of the renovated Family Gallery inside the National Infantry Museum on Friday, April 26 at 4:30 p.m.   The Family Gallery is the only gallery in the Army’s...

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Battle of Columbus

Battle of Columbus

Please join us April 16 from 11:30am to 12:30pm for Battle of Columbus, presented by Christopher A. Goodrow the Arms Curator at the National Infantry Museum.   The Battle of Columbus, Georgia, was the last conflict in the Union campaign through Alabama and Georgia,...

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National Parks Adventure Family Day

National Parks Adventure Family Day

The National Infantry Museum is celebrating National Parks Adventure Family Day on Saturday, April 27 from 9am-3pm! Our partners from Columbus Oxbow Meadows will bring some friendly creatures and our friends from the National Parks Service will have some fun crafts to...

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Zero To Hero – From Bullied Kid To Warrior

Zero To Hero – From Bullied Kid To Warrior

A new book by Medal of Honor recipient Al Lynch. Please join us at The National Infantry Museum on Thursday, May 2, 2019 in the Giant Screen theater:   5:30p.m. Meet-the-Author and book signing 6:30p.m. Presentation   Mr. Lynch's memoir tells an inspiring story, from...

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