The Museum is delighted to offer visitors a wide range of amenities.

Museum Tours

Museum docents provide free guided tours at 10:15 a.m. and 1:15 pm daily. These tours visit the Fighting for the Nation Galleries for approximately 50 minutes. Visit the Welcome Desk to request a free tour ticket.

Free audio tours are also available to visitors in English, Spanish (Español), French (Français), Italian (Italiano), German (Deutsche), Portuguese (Português), Mandarin Chinese (普通话), Japanese (日本語), Korean (한국어), and Arabic (عربى). Check out a free audio tour at the Welcome Desk with a government issued photo ID.

Museum Store

Visitors can cap off their experience at the Museum with a trip to the Museum Store. Leave with more than just memories by choosing from a variety of National Museum of the United States Army and Army souvenirs. The store has a wide range of items for everyone in your family! From trendy, Army-themed apparel to a selection of gifts and books, visitors are sure to find the perfect keepsake. A 10% discount is provided to members, volunteers, and Founding Sponsors of the Museum. The Museum Store is managed by The Army Historical Foundation.
Shop the Store.

Food & Drink

The Museum Café offers local, sustainable menu offerings. Choose from a variety of fresh and healthy lunch and snack options to fit a range of tastes. Boxed lunch options are available and can be personalized to fit group needs. Order your group lunch when making your group tour reservation. Go to the Museum Cafe.

Please note that food and beverages are not allowed in exhibit galleries at any time and should be consumed within the Café , the Café terrace or in catered event spaces.

Water fountains and refillable water bottle stations are unavailable for health and safety reasons. Bottled water may be purchased in the Museum Café.


The Museum offers complimentary Wi-Fi.

Army Action Center

Our cutting-edge Simulation Gallery will transport you into Army experiences through the power of virtual reality, motion platforms and state-of-the-art systems. Great for all ages. Get into the action and enjoy our immersive Action Center. Bundled passes for larger groups are available.

Explore our Virtual Reality and Motion Theater Experiences to learn more on how to best enhance your Museum experience.

Coat Check

A self-service coat check room is available. The coat room is not attended by a Museum staff member and is managed on an honor-system.

Bike Racks

Bike racks are available at the exterior of the Museum facility.