Welcome to the National Cryptologic Museum Foundation (NCMF)

The NCMF directly supports the National Cryptologic Museum (NCM), the first public museum in the U.S. Intelligence Community.

Located adjacent to the National Security Agency (NSA) in Fort George G. Meade, Maryland, the NCM houses a priceless collection of artifacts that represent our Nation's history in code making and code breaking. The world class library in the NCM provides visitors an unprecedented opportunity to study works on Cryptology from the very rare to contemporary. The NCMF is also leading the effort to build a new Cyber Center for Education and Innovation ~ Home of the National Cryptologic Museum.

Learn about the joint mission of the NCMF & NCM, and the ways in which the NCMF supports the Museum HERE. Thank you for visiting!



  • Visit the SIGINT display at Air & Space

  • Register by 25 April for the 15th Annual Crypto Cup!

  • FBI's Daniel Olson to speak for Schorreck Series

  • Obituary of Asa Briggs in "The Guardian"

  • Congratulations to NCMF BoD member Whitfield Diffie & Martin Hellman

  • New Docents Needed at NCM - How About YOU?

  • In honor of Women's History Month - "How Hedy Lamarr Created Early Wireless Technology"

  • The NCM is a WINNER in seven categories! CONGRATS!

  • New Exhibit Opens - Celebrating Cooperation with Bletchley Park!

  • New brochure available at the NCM

  • Join us in paying tribute to Bill Arrington's service

  • NCMF "The Link" Bulletin - view the archives

  • Learn more about the CCEI - New Museum plans

  • Help us to create the Linc Faurer Cyber Innovation Award

  • More & more students & educators share about their NCM visit on social media.

  • Explore the NCMF's rare & interesting Acquisitions.....

  • National Cryptologic Museum Reviewed in "The New York Times"