Museum Lobby

1861 Parrot Rifle Cannon

The Museum Lobby features an original 1861 Parrott Rifle cannon manufactured at West Point Foundry in New York along with various period artillery equipment.

1857 Congressional Desk and Chair

Also featured in the museum lobby is an 1857 Congressional desk and chair from the United States House of Representatives.


The American Freedom Museum will be closed to the public on Wednesday, July 19th, and Saturday, July 22nd, for the replacement of the air-conditioning system. The Museum will re-open to the public at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 26th, and will resume its regular public hours of Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m..

We are sorry for any inconvenience that this may have caused you. Thank you for your patience and we look forward to your visit to the Museum.