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!



  • Registration is open for the 2016 Summer program.

  • MANY thanks to Eagle Alliance for a GREAT CryptoCup!

  • US News & World Report - NSA surveillance & pitfalls of Snowden's defense

  • NCMF participates in 2016 Armed Forces Day Celebration

  • NCM Curator Speaks at Battle of Midway Ceremony

  • Congratulations to the 2016 Zaslow and Morrison Award Winners!

  • "The Path to Midway" Series starts May 6th on StationHypo.com

  • Visit the SIGINT display at Air & Space

  • Knox professor's book about literary scholar who joined fight to crack WWI codes.

  • GCHQ and NSA Directors Meet at Bletchley Park

  • Congratulations to NCMF BoD member Whitfield Diffie & Martin Hellman

  • New Docents Needed at NCM - How About YOU?

  • New Exhibit Opens - Celebrating Cooperation with Bletchley Park!

  • New brochure available at the NCM

  • Learn more about the CCEI - New Museum plans

  • Help us to create the Linc Faurer Cyber Innovation Award

  • NCMF "The Link" Bulletin - view the archives

  • 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"

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