UPDATE

June 2020 Opening Delayed

The COVID-19 public health emergency has delayed some finishing work which has impacted the Museum completion timeline. We will open to the public when the Museum is ready to conduct daily operations. That date is yet to be determined.

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National Museum of the United States Army

The National Museum of the United States Army celebrates over 240 years of Army history and honors our nation’s Soldiers—past, present and future—the regular Army, the Army Reserve and the Army National Guard.

Open Daily 9 AM to 5 PM

The Museum is open daily for all guests. We are closed December 25. Click the link to find more information about our hours.

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Admission is Free

Admission is FREE, but tickets are required to ensure the most enjoyable visitor experience. Click the link to find out how to reserve yours.

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The Museum is located right outside our nation's capital. Find out how to get here and experience the museum.

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THE DEADLIEST ENEMY

THE DEADLIEST ENEMY: THE U.S. ARMY AND INFLUENZA, 1918 -1919 [Source: “THE DEADLIEST ENEMY: THE…

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Army Uniforms

Army Uniforms [Source: “Army Uniforms”, U.S. Army, Web] The Army is a profession. By wearing…

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America’s Kaiser: How a pigeon served in two World Wars

America’s Kaiser: How a pigeon served in two World Wars [Source: “America’s Kaiser: How a…

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Learning the Art of Joint Operations: Ulysses S. Grant and the U.S. Navy

Learning the Art of Joint Operations: Ulysses S. Grant and the U.S. Navy [Source: “Learning…

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Freedom’s price – the Purple Heart

Freedom’s price – the Purple Heart [Source:”Freedom’s price – the Purple Heart”, Army News, Web,…

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Army strategist wins diversity leadership award

Army strategist wins diversity leadership award [Source: “Army strategist wins diversity leadership award”, Army News…

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Resilient World Class Soldier-athletes train for Olympics despite COVID-19

Resilient World Class Soldier-athletes train for Olympics despite COVID-19 [Source: “Resilient World Class Soldier-athletes train…

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IKE VS. RIDGWAY: LESSONS FOR TODAY FROM THE PHILOSOPHICAL BATTLE BETWEEN TWO OF AMERICA’S GREATEST MILITARY LEADERS

IKE VS. RIDGWAY: LESSONS FOR TODAY FROM THE PHILOSOPHICAL BATTLE BETWEEN TWO OF AMERICA’S GREATEST…

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THE HERO OF SIGNAL MOUNTAIN

The Hero of Signal Mountain: The Army’s Last World War II Medal of Honor Recipient…

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TASK FORCE SMITH AND THE PROBLEM WITH “READINESS”

In the rainy predawn darkness of July 5, 1950, two US Army rifles companies reinforced…