First National Armory is home to innovative manufacture and the world’s largest historic American military firearms collection. Kids become a Jr. Ranger! Come to public, school and special event programs. Annual summer events – Armory Day with blank firing demos and Big Band Show. Admission is free.

The Springfield Armory National Historic Site will be closed to visitors temporarily beginning February 3 through March 31, 2020. Park staff will be offering programs at the Springfield Museums and the Springfield Downtown Visitor Center.  The closure will allow for the park to complete critical systems upgrades.