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 Theater concessions 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 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

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The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center honors the courage and sacrifice of the United State

Please join us on Saturday, December 17th, enjoy a light breakfast, with a vintage Santa Claus and holiday crafts in the Mess Hall on World War II Company Street. Bring your camera for pictures with the jolly old elf. $10 for children up to age 12; $5 for adults.Call 706-685-5814, or email: info@nationalinfantryfoundation.org ... See MoreSee Less
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Make your reservations today for our Holidays on the Homefront Minicamp-Jammies Party 2022‼ Spots are filling up fast‼⬇️⬇️⬇️campscui.active.com/.../NationalInfantryMuseumFou...Kids will enjoy games, hot chocolate, holiday film and more during the Holidays On The Homefront Mini Camp at the National Infantry Museum! Register soon as limited spots are available.Date: Saturday, December 10Time: 2pm – 6pmCost: $10 per camperOpen to ages 5-11 years old Multi child discount.Campers are asked to bring lunch. The Concessions Stand will be available to campers at additional expense.Contact the Education Department at 706-653-9234 ext. 5849 or email campdirector@nationalinfantryfoundation.org to register. ... See MoreSee Less
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Battle of Tora Bora#OTD (December 3–17, 2001), a U.S.-led coalition attack on the cave complex of the White Mountains at Tora Bora, Afghanistan, on the country’s eastern border with Pakistan. One of the most important military engagements of the first phase of the Afghanistan War, it was believed that al-Qaida-leader Osama bin Laden, mastermind of the September 11 attacks, was hiding out in the caves. Bin Laden escaped during the assault. Allied forces suffered no deaths in the battle; some 200 of bin Laden’s defenders are believed to have been killed.#gwot #WarOnTerror ... See MoreSee Less
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The Tower Lighting Ceremony is always special‼️The Tower Lighting 💡 tradition continues!Join us on Eubanks Field, Dec. 9 at 4 p.m., for the annual 250 ft tower lighting and get in the holiday spirit with jumps from the 34 ft towers, displays from MCoE units, food trucks and more!U.S. Army Armor School US Army Infantry School, Ft Benning, Georgia 194th Armored Brigade 197th Infantry Brigade - Sledgehammer 198th Infantry Training Brigade 199th Infantry "Leader Brigade" 316th Cavalry Brigade 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade The 75th Ranger Regiment The Villages of Benning Fort Benning MWR Martin Army Community Hospital Greater Columbus Georgia Chamber of Commerce East Alabama Chamber of Commerce ... See MoreSee Less
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