Visitor Information

Here are all the details you need to make your experience at the National Veterans Memorial and Museum easy, enjoyable and memorable. Please visit our Welcome Page for details on health and safety practices implemented at the museum to keep our guests and staff safe.

Hours of Operation

Wednesday – Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Special Holiday Hours:

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Presidents Day
  • Memorial Day
  • July 4
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Day
  • Easter Sunday

NEW Virtual Field Trips

Our Public Programming team now offers two different hands-on learning experiences for your class visit. Be inspired by seeing bravery up close during a museum field trip or schedule your students for one of three grade-specific virtual tours through our core exhibition areas with a live Museum Educator. To learn more, head to Virtual Field Trips.

NEW Virtual Group Tours

The Museum Guest Experience Team now offers two options for your group visit. Be inspired by Veterans’ stories of service at the museum as a group of 10 or more, or gather your group for a virtual tour through our core exhibition areas with a live Certified Tour Guide. To learn more, head to Plan a Group Visit.

Museum Guided Tours

Effective Wednesday, June 2 we will be resuming our daily guided tours at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Head to the Welcome Desk for more information.

Gift Shop

Remember your visit, honor a Veteran in your life, and support our mission. Located in our Great Hall.

Our Address

Located on the Scioto Peninsula.

300 West Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43215

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


Visitors park in the Museum parking lot; use the entrance on Belle Street. Please take your parking ticket with you and have it validated at the Welcome Desk inside the Museum. Parking fees are credit card only and collected as you exit. The Museum is not responsible for any lost or damaged items in the parking lot. The Museum reserves the right to contact the Columbus Fire Department for any pets left unattended in vehicles parked in our lot.


Museum Member$5.00$6.00
Museum Visitor$6.00$10.00
Veteran, Active-Duty, Gold Star FamilyFREEFREE
Lost Ticket$15.00$15.00

For membership information, please contact Sarah Sykes, Membership and Recognition Coordinator at 614-427-1102 or

Museum Accessibility

The Museum strives to make our building, programming and events accessible to all visitors.

Learn more