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!



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

  • Congratulations to the 2015 MD History Day NCMF Award Winners!

  • A long-awaited tribute for the Clever family.

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

  • Remembering John & Alicia Nash

  • New donation of crypto toys from Lou Kruh Collection

  • Click for a recap & photos of CryptoCup 2015!

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

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

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

  • An interesting & little known fact about General Gordon Blake

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