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December 2, 2014
RSVP Meet the Author - Gerhard Weinberg presents "The Legacies of World War I"
US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center

5:00 pm Reception | 6:00 pm Program | 7:00 pm
Book Signing

Preeminent World War II historian Gerhard L. Weinberg presents on the
legacies of World War I. Many consider his monumental A World at Arms:
A Global History of World War II as close to the ...
December 2, 2014 6:00 PM
December 3, 2014
Recurring White Glove Wednesdays
US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center

It's one thing to read on an exhibit label that an infantryman's pack
in World War II weighed forty pounds. But now The National WWII Museum
offers you the opportunity to pick up an infantryman's pack and try it
on for yourself! Join Curator Eric Rivet each...
December 3, 2014 9:00 AM
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

11:45 am buffet seating

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the season with such delights as I&...
December 3, 2014 11:45 AM
Recurring Lunchbox Lecture
H. Mortimer Favrot Orientation Center

Walt Burgoyne presents "Cargo Cults"

Isolated South Pacific islands were overrun by both Axis and Allied
forces during World War II. To the inhabitants, many of the trappings
of modern culture in the 1940s were unimaginable and the items they saw
could only...
December 3, 2014 12:00 PM
December 4, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - 2014 International Conference on WWII
New Orleans, Louisiana

70th Anniversary of WWII Conference Series

Presented by Tawani Foundation in association with Pritzker Military
Library

SOLD OUT

Online sales for the 2014 International Conference on WWII are no
longer available. For additional information, please call 877-813-3329
x 25...
December 4, 2014 - December 6, 2014
December 5, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - 2014 International Conference on WWII
New Orleans, Louisiana

70th Anniversary of WWII Conference Series

Presented by Tawani Foundation in association with Pritzker Military
Library

SOLD OUT

Online sales for the 2014 International Conference on WWII are no
longer available. For additional information, please call 877-813-3329
x 25...
December 4, 2014 - December 6, 2014
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the season...
December 5, 2014 6:00 PM
December 6, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - 2014 International Conference on WWII
New Orleans, Louisiana

70th Anniversary of WWII Conference Series

Presented by Tawani Foundation in association with Pritzker Military
Library

SOLD OUT

Online sales for the 2014 International Conference on WWII are no
longer available. For additional information, please call 877-813-3329
x 25...
December 4, 2014 - December 6, 2014
Recurring Victory Corps Saturday

Most museums state loudly "Hands-Off!", but with The National WWII
Museum's teen Victory Corps program, it's HANDS-ON. Explore and learn
about WWII history in an exciting, new way — through touching
actual artifacts from the war that changed the world. At stations
placed strategically thro...
December 6, 2014 10:00 AM
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the season...
December 6, 2014 6:00 PM
December 7, 2014
Open Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day at the Museum

Programming:

10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

Color a "Remember Pearl Harbor" propaganda poster.
Also, be sure to explore our online exhibit Infamy: December 1941 at
infamydecember1941.org.
http://infamydecember1941.org

December 7, 2014 10:00 AM
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

11:00 am brunch seating, 1:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the seaso...
December 7, 2014 11:00 AM
December 10, 2014
Recurring White Glove Wednesdays
US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center

It's one thing to read on an exhibit label that an infantryman's pack
in World War II weighed forty pounds. But now The National WWII Museum
offers you the opportunity to pick up an infantryman's pack and try it
on for yourself! Join Curator Eric Rivet each...
December 10, 2014 9:00 AM
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

11:45 am buffet seating

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the season with such delights as I&...
December 10, 2014 11:45 AM
December 11, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
December 12, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
December 13, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT: Family Workshop: Toys & Games
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

Toy production almost completely ceased during the Second World War;
this meant that kids had to be creative and use their imaginations to
create fun out of things they found in their everyday lives. Discover
what a Christmas in World War II might look like for a chil...
December 13, 2014 10:00 AM
Recurring Victory Corps Saturday

Most museums state loudly "Hands-Off!", but with The National WWII
Museum's teen Victory Corps program, it's HANDS-ON. Explore and learn
about WWII history in an exciting, new way — through touching
actual artifacts from the war that changed the world. At stations
placed strategically thro...
December 13, 2014 10:00 AM
December 14, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

11:00 am brunch seating, 1:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the seaso...
December 14, 2014 11:00 AM
Open Auditions for "Always . . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

3:00 pm – 6:00 pm (by appointment only)

Both roles are open. Seeking:

Patsy Cline

Mid–20s to 30. Seeking singer/actress with ability to mimic the
vocal stylings and country accent of Patsy Cline, the legendary country
singer who died while still very young in a ...
December 14, 2014 3:00 PM
December 15, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
December 16, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
Open Dinner with a Curator

Brandon Stephens presents “A Peace for Christmas”

By the end of 1914, the Western Front of World War I had devolved to a
state of trench warfare. For one short period that Christmas, the
soldiers of both sides,
December 16, 2014 6:30 PM
December 17, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
Recurring White Glove Wednesdays
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

It's one thing to read on an exhibit label that an infantryman's pack
in World War II weighed forty pounds. But now The National WWII Museum
offers you the opportunity to pick up an infantryman's pack and try it
on for yourself! Join Curator Eric Rivet each Wednesday ...
December 17, 2014 9:00 AM
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

11:45 am buffet seating

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the season with such delights as I&...
December 17, 2014 11:45 AM
Recurring Lunchbox Lecture
H. Mortimer Favrot Orientation Center

Tommy Lofton presents "The 70th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge"

Historian Tommy Lofton discusses the German offensive in the Ardennes
Forest during the Battle of the Bulge, using oral histories of combat
veterans involved in the fighting around the ...
December 17, 2014 12:00 PM
December 18, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
December 19, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the season...
December 19, 2014 6:00 PM
December 20, 2014
Ticketed SOLD OUT - Battle of the Bulge: 70th Anniversary Tour

This tour is SOLD OUT!

Walk through History on a Tour to the Ardennes

Join The National WWII Museum on a tour to the Ardennes on the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Walk in the footsteps of
American soldiers who battled against Hitler’s "Last Gamble."
Travel with us to exper...
December 11, 2014 - December 20, 2014
Recurring Living History Corps

The Museum’s World War II re-enactors, collectively known as the
Living History Corps, are local volunteers who enrich the
visitor’s Museum experience with their wealth of information and
stories. Wearing the uniforms and carrying the equipment of both the
Allied and Axis forces, the...
December 20, 2014 11:00 AM
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the season...
December 20, 2014 6:00 PM
December 21, 2014
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

11:00 am brunch seating, 1:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the seaso...
December 21, 2014 11:00 AM
December 24, 2014
Open CLOSED: Christmas Eve

The National WWII Museum, Museum Store, Solomon Victory Theater,
Campaigns of Courage: European and Pacific Theaters, US Freedom
Pavilion: The Boeing Center, Stage Door Canteen, Kushner Restoration
Pavilion, American Sector, and Soda Shop will all be closed. All venues
will reopen for regular ho...
December 24, 2014 9:00 AM
December 25, 2014
Open CLOSED: Christmas Day

The National WWII Museum, Museum Store, Solomon Victory Theater,
Campaigns of Courage: European and Pacific Theaters, US Freedom
Pavilion: The Boeing Center, Stage Door Canteen, Kushner Restoration
Pavilion, American Sector, and Soda Shop will all be closed. All venues
will reopen for regular ho...
December 25, 2014 9:00 AM
December 26, 2014
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the season...
December 26, 2014 6:00 PM
December 27, 2014
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the season...
December 27, 2014 6:00 PM
December 28, 2014
Recurring "The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
Stage Door Canteen

11:00 am brunch seating, 1:00 pm show only ticket

Our popular, charming vocal trio is in a holiday mood! Come jingle all
the way as the Victory Belles (and a special guest!) take you to a
nostalgic Winter Wonderland of vintage musical classics. We’ll
celebrate the seaso...
December 28, 2014 11:00 AM
December 31, 2014
Open Swing in the New Year at the Stage Door Canteen!
Stage Door Canteen

With dining by The American Sector restaurant

Kick off your countdown to 2015 with a fabulous party, including
dinner, dancing, and our own Victory Big Band! There's something for
everyone at the Stage Door Canteen this New Year's Eve: festive food
from The American Sector, m...
December 31, 2014 5:00 PM

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December 19, 2014
"The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket
Stage Door Canteen

December 20, 2014
"The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket
Stage Door Canteen

December 20, 2014
Living History Corps
11:00 am – 3:00 pm

December 21, 2014
"The Victory Belles Ring in the Holidays"
11:00 am brunch seating, 1:00 pm show only ticket
Stage Door Canteen

December 24, 2014
CLOSED: Christmas Eve

December 25, 2014
CLOSED: Christmas Day

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