First Division Museum at Cantigny Park


The U.S. Army’s 1st Infantry Division comes to life within our hallowed halls, where fascinating exhibits and interactive displays capture the proud history of the “Big Red One.” Prepare to be transported to take in our outstanding collection of soldier uniforms, awards and personal mementos, plus a vast inventory of institutional artifacts such as weapons and vehicles. Outside, explore our iconic tank park featuring 100 years of armor.

Mission Statement

Preserve, Present, Promote. Our mission is to preserve, interpret and present to the public the continuing history of the US Army’s 1st Infantry Division, the Big Red One, in order to promote learning about our country’s military.