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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The Organ of Muskets

Today the double musket rack proudly stands as a showpiece display at Springfield Armory as it has since the museum opened in 1871.

Last updated: October 22, 2021

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Springfield Armory National Historic Site
One Armory Square
Suite 2

Springfield , MA 01105

Phone:

413 734-8551

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