January 30, Thursday National Infantry Museum at Fort Benning, Columbus
Travel with us to Columbus, GA to The National Infantry Museum at Fort Benning!
The National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center, voted USA Today’s Best Free Museum and one of CNN Travel’s 12 best military museums in the world, salutes American Soldiers in a world-class museum.
The museum’s era galleries chronicle Infantry involvement in conflicts since our nation’s birth. There are additional galleries featuring Infantry training, Rangers, Officer Candidate School graduates, and Medal of Honor recipients. The museum’s signature attraction is The Last 100 Yards, which takes visitors on an introductory journey through more than 240 years of Infantry history.
In addition to the museum, the 155-acre campus includes two major memorials: a ¾-scale replica of the Vietnam Wall and a memorial to the Global War on Terrorism featuring the names of all those killed in the conflict since 9/11 and a beam salvaged from the collapsed World Trade Center.
Other features of the museum and its 155-acre campus:
World War II Company Street
Memorial Walk of Honor
Heritage Walk, lined with flags and commemorative granite pavers
Giant Screen Theater
Fife and Drum restaurant
Full Day Itinerary is yours to arrange the way you want. Ageless Adventures will donate the suggested per person amount to the museum, as well as provide your lunch at the museum’s full service restaurant, the Fife and Drum Restaurant and admission to one of the featured military documentaries in the Giant Screen Theater.
~7am - 6pm trip