National Veterans Memorial and Museum (NVMM)

There are more than 20 million living veterans throughout the United States, from our Greatest Generation to our recent heroes coming home from Afghanistan and Iraq.

And yet, there is no single monument or museum dedicated to the Veteran’s experience. There are institutions that focus on specific conflicts or branches of service, but there hasn’t been a place for us all to join together to celebrate and honor the sacrifice of all of our veterans, past and present…until now.

The National Veterans Memorial and Museum, officially designated by the Federal Government, opened on Saturday, October 27, 2018.


Wednesday – Sunday: 10 am – 5 pm
Summer Hours (Memorial Day - Labor Day): Tuesday – Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm

Special Holiday Hours:

  • Open Monday, January 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Day. 
  • Open Monday, February 18 in observance of Presidents' Day. 
  • Open Monday, March 18 in observance of Presidents' Day. 
  • Open Week of March 25 - 29 for Family Week.
  • Closed Sunday, April 21 in observance of Easter.
  • Open Monday, November 11 in observance of Veterans Day.
  • Closed Thursday, November 28 in observance of Thanksgiving Day.


300 West Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215



For additional information, to schedule a presentation, or to learn more about donating please contact us using our online form here.

Phone: (614) 362-2800 | 1 (888) 987-NVMM or 1 (888) 987-6866

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