Forging Arms for the Nation

For nearly two centuries, the US Armed Forces and American industry looked to Springfield Armory for innovative engineering and superior firearms. Springfield Armory National Historic Site commemorates the critical role of the nation’s first armory by preserving and interpreting the world's largest historic US military small arms collection, along with historic archives, buildings, and landscapes.

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Summer Writing Workshop 2015

Summer Writing Workshop 2015

You are invited to the 2015 Summer Writing Workshop for middle school students at Springfield Armory National Historic Site.

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2014 Year In Review

2014 Year In Review

What's going on at the Armory? Download our 2014 Year-In-Review document to see!

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Looking to view the museum collections that are kept at Springfield Armory NHS? Explore the catalog online!

Browse Firearms and Photographs Online

Looking to view the museum collections that are kept at Springfield Armory NHS? Explore the catalog online!

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Like Us on Facebook!

Visit our Facebook page and join thousands of fans! Click the "Like" button at the top of our page to receive posts from us on your Facebook wall.

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There are many Junior Ranger activities for kids at Springfield Armory NHS

Become a Junior Ranger!

Junior Ranger activities for ages 6 and up encourage exploration and discovery using the park's museum and exhibits.

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There are many volunteering opportunities at Springfield Armory NHS

Interested in Volunteering?

Volunteers of all ages give their time and expertise to help preserve and protect America's natural and cultural heritage. Learn more here!

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