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!


  • The William F. Friedman exhibit at the NCM is open!

  • Couldn't attend? Get the May Program recap & see photos.

  • Remembering John & Alicia Nash

  • Paul and Nita Clever honored for CAP 72 Identification Effort

  • Click for a recap & photos of CryptoCup 2015!

  • Armed Forces Day was a hit! See photos....

  • Coming soon! Information Assurance gallery featuring NCMF sponsored Magic Planet!

  • Watch the video of the GCMF Friedman Presentations

  • 80th Anniversary for Navy Information Warfare/Cryptology Community

  • Help us designate an award in Gen Faurer's honor.

  • NBC4 3-Part Series on "Invisible Cryptologists" features Mr. James Pryde

  • An interesting & little known fact about General Gordon Blake

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