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A Place To Remember

The National Infantry Museum & Soldier Center is a place to remember. Experience 239 years of the Infantryman's service and sacrifice in immersive exhibits that put you in the fight for the last 100 yards.

More Than Just A Museum

The National Infantry Museum is so much more than a museum. Experience the NIM Combat Simulators, take in a movie at the IMAX Theater, and enjoy a delicious meal at the Fife & Drum.

Vietnam Memorial Plaza

A permanent memorial for the 58,000 Patriots who gave the ultimate sacrifice during the Vietnam War and a place of reflection for Vietnam Veterans and their families.

News

Latest Edition of The Infantry Heritage Letter

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What’s new at the National Infantry Museum? Learn more about how the museum celebrated patriotism throughout the summer and of special events coming up this fall in the latest edition of the Infantry Heritage Letter, including: Dedication of Inouye Field  Medal of Honor recipient, CSM(R) Bennie Adkins visits the museum  Details about Georgia Gives Day New! War

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Delta Force Doctor is Next Leadership Lecture Series Speaker

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“What Ifs” from the Failed Iran Hostage Rescue Mission September 22, 2014: If the mission to rescue diplomats held captive at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran in 1980 had succeeded, what would Special Forces and American politics look like today? The question will be investigated at the next National Infantry Museum Foundation Leadership Lecture Series on

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CSU Children’s Concert to be held at Museum

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Free concert features classical musical in a kid-friendly style! Columbus State University Schwob School of Music students will present a free concert for children and families Sunday, September 28, at 5:00 p.m. in the Grand Hall at the National Infantry Museum. This fun and fast-paced concert is designed to expose youngsters to music and instruments, and to

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Patriot Park IMAX Observes Patriot Day with Digital Screenings of Soldiers’ Stories

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New Documentary Honors Soldiers and Tells the Universal Experience of Combat September 8, 2014: This Thursday, September 11, 2014, the IMAX Theatre at the National Infantry Museum is proud to present free digital screenings of Soldiers’ Stories, an innovative new documentary exploring the experience of modern warfare from its tragic beginnings in the trenches of World War

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Opelika (Alabama) resident to receive Medal of Honor

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Opelika (Alabama) resident to receive Medal of Honor President Barack Obama will present the Medal of Honor to Opelika, Alabama resident and retired Army Command Sergeant Major Bennie G. Adkins on September 15 at the White House. A Fort Benning area press conference with Command Sergeant Major Bennie Adkins is scheduled for 1 p.m. on September

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Parade Field to be Dedicated to the late Senator Daniel K. Inouye

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Parade Field to be Dedicated to the late Senator Daniel K. Inouye        The parade field adjacent to the National Infantry Museum will be named for Medal of Honor recipient, the late Senator Daniel K. Inouye, at 9:00 a.m. on September 12, 2014.      A World War II veteran, Inouye enlisted shortly after the attack

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Gen. Barry McCaffrey Rolled At Desert Storm Peak

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“The purpose of leadership boils down to one central reality: Human organizations produce extraordinary success where they create teams capable of heroic behavior.” Meet Retired General Barry McCaffrey. General McCaffrey was a crucial leader in America’s Persian Gulf War triumph in 1991. At retirement in 1996 he was the most highly decorated serving General, having

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Now Hiring at the National Infantry Museum!

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The National Infantry Foundation is currently hiring full-time and part-time employees in the general maintenance department. Employees will be required to perform routine and extensive preventative maintenance and repair procedures on the National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center grounds. The National Infantry Foundation’s mission is to honor Soldiers by supporting the National Infantry Museum and

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NIM Celebrates 5th Birthday!

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Under a blazing hot sun five years ago, retired General Colin Powell pointed to the symbolic Infantryman at the entrance of the new National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center and said, “Among many other things this is what we owe to those who went before. This is the place. This is the home. This is

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Spring Edition of the Infantry Heritage Letter

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What’s new at the National Infantry Museum? Learn of the many activities we hosted this  Spring and are planning this Summer in the latest edition of the Infantry Heritage Letter, including: Details about Freedom Fest OCS 50th Reunion Held at the NIM Georgia Governor Visits the Vietnam Memorial Plaza Local Aussies Hold ANZAC Day Observance

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