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U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center

The USAHEC makes historical materials available for use to support the U.S. Army, educate an international audience, and honor Soldiers - past and present.

U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center
950 Soldiers Drive
Carlisle, PA 17013-5021

HOURS

Visitor and Education Center:
Monday - Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, 12 noon to 5 pm

Ridgway Hall Research Room:
Monday - Friday, 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm; there are no research pulls on Saturday. Researchers working on Saturday must coordinate in advance for materials by calling: (717) 245-3949.
Closed Sunday

Museum Store:
Monday-Saturday, 10 am to 4:30 pm
Sun, 12 noon to 4:30 pm

Café Cumberland:
Monday-Saturday, 10 am to 2 pm

Closed all Federal Holidays except: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, and Veterans Day.
Researchers working on the above Federal Holidays must coordinate in advance for materials by calling: (717) 245-3949.

Weather delays, closing & updates, call: (717) 245-3700 or check the USAWC Facebook Page.

Army Heritage Trail:
Buildings on the Trail are open Monday through Saturday 10am to 4:00pm and Sunday 12:30pm to 4:30pm. Visitors are welcome to walk the trail from dawn to dusk.

All USAHEC exhibits and research facilities are free and open to the public.

DIRECTIONS

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TOURS AND ACCESSIBILITY

All of the exhibits at the USAHEC are self guided with in-depth displays, historical photographs, and articles based on primary source research from our archives. The USAHEC does not offer tours to the general public. Continuing education groups, U.S. and international military organizations, veteran groups, individuals with disabilities, and those with special circumstances may call the Information Desk at (717) 245-3972 for information on tours and guides.

The entire USAHEC facility is accessible to wheelchairs and those with physical disabilities. If you or a companion needs a complimentary wheelchair, please stop by the USAHEC Information Desk to borrow one.

U.S. Army War College Library - Root Hall Location

The U.S. Army War College Library Root Hall Location, focuses on the contemporary curriculum of the War College.

 

U.S. Army War College Library
122 Forbes Avenue
Carlisle, PA 17013-5220

HOURS

Generally, personnel assigned to Carlisle Barracks have access to the Library anytime Root Hall is open. All others may use the Library Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Closed Federal Holidays).

Weather delays, closing & updates, call: (717) 245-3700 or check the USAWC Facebook Page.

DIRECTIONS

To enter Carlisle Barracks, please be prepared to show an up-to-date driver's license, vehicle registration and proof of insurance.

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