The Infantry Museum was founded in the year 1982. It’s a national arm branch museum operated by Infantry Foundation.
The museum in Mikkeli is located in two wooden barracks built in the late 19th century. The Infantry Museum explores, records and exhibits infantry history from the 18th century to the modern days. The museum will receive donations from private individuals to their collections (e.g. weapons and ammunition material).
There is also a museum shop connected to the museum.