Welcome to Indiana’s Territorial Past, located in Vincennes and Knox County.

Indiana’s first city is the perfect getaway for history enthusiasts.

Indiana Military Museum

The Indiana Military Museum is dedicated to fostering the memory, understanding and appreciation of U.S. military history. The museum has one of the most outstanding displays in the Midwest, including vintage vehicles, weaponry, uniforms and artifacts from the Civil War through WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Desert Storm and current engagements.

The outdoor displays feature tanks, artillery and aircraft and the indoor museum showcases uniforms, flags, battlefield relics, captured enemy souvenirs, WWII toys, home front items and vehicles. To begin your tour at the Indiana Military Museum check in at the brick building.

The military museum hosts the Annual Salute to Veterans of WWII a living history event, hosted annually on Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day weekend. The event includes a WWII encampment, various combat units, displays of artillery and equipment, food and merchant vendors.


Indiana Military Museum
715 S. Sixth Street
Vincennes, IN 47591

(812) 882-1941
Toll Free
(800) 886-6443


Daily 10:00am - 4:00pm. *Winter Hours, January 1 - February 28: Tuesday - Sunday, 11:00am - 4:00pm, Closed Monday.

(Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Eve)

Manager: Jim Osborne
Website: https://indymilitary.com/
Admission Information:

*For group tours of 10+, please call 1.800.886.6443 the Vincennes/Knox Co. Visitors & Tourism Bureau Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm (ET).

This location is wheelchair accessible.
Dial 812-703-4004, site code 9 for audio tour.