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March 1, 2015
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnig...
March 1, 2015 11:45 AM
March 4, 2015
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 ...
March 4, 2015 9:00 AM
Recurring The Victory Belles present "America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
Stage Door Canteen

11:45 am buffet seating

Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the
Andrews Sisters epitomized the “we’re all in this
together” spirit of the war years, and their optimistic songs and
exuberance made them ideal morale boosters. The Vict...
March 4, 2015 11:45 AM
Recurring Lunchbox Lecture
H. Mortimer Favrot Orientation Center

John McGuckin presents “The 70th Anniversary of the Capture of
Remagen Bridge”

Join us the first and third Wednesdays for our Lunchbox Lecture series.
Feel free to bring your lunch or just join us for the lecture.

For more information call 504-...
March 4, 2015 12:00 PM
March 6, 2015
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnigh...
March 6, 2015 6:00 PM
March 7, 2015
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...
March 7, 2015 10:00 AM
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnigh...
March 7, 2015 6:00 PM
March 8, 2015
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnig...
March 8, 2015 11:45 AM
March 11, 2015
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 ...
March 11, 2015 9:00 AM
Recurring The Victory Belles present "America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
Stage Door Canteen

11:45 am buffet seating

Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the
Andrews Sisters epitomized the “we’re all in this
together” spirit of the war years, and their optimistic songs and
exuberance made them ideal morale boosters. The Vict...
March 11, 2015 11:45 AM
March 12, 2015
Ticketed 70th Anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima Webinar Series

Join us for our upcoming webinar series commemorating the 70th
anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima. In this three-part series from
late-February to late-March, go beyond the famous flag raising to
explore the landings and the intense five-week battle that ensued,
costing nearly 7,000 American ...
March 12, 2015 12:00 PM
RSVP Special Lecture: Neill Lochery presents "Varian Fry and the American Rescue Committee"
U.S. Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center

5:00 pm Reception | 6:00 pm Presentation and Q&A | 7:00 pm Book Signing

Join us for a special lecture as Dr. Neill Lochery examines Jewish
rescue workers groups, specifically the American Rescue Committee led
by Varian Fry. Dr. Lochery will discuss the g...
March 12, 2015 5:00 PM
March 13, 2015
RSVP Lagniappe Lecture: Carolyn Happer presents "Chosen for Destruction: The Story of a Holocaust Survivor"
H. Mortimer Favrot Orientation Center

Join Carolyn Happer as she discusses Polish Holocaust survivor Morris
Glass. Dr. Happer's book, Chosen For Destruction, combines an
explanation of the Holocaust with Morris' memories of his experiences,
which span the invasion of his hometown in 1939 until h...
March 13, 2015 12:00 PM
March 14, 2015
Ticketed The 2015 Winston S. Churchill Symposium
Stage Door Canteen

The National WWII Museum, in partnership with the Churchill Society of
New Orleans

An annual event since 2011, the Winston S. Churchill Symposium is a
daylong program that draws people from around the country to learn
about the man who was voted "The Greatest Briton of the 20...
March 14, 2015 7:00 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...
March 14, 2015 10:00 AM
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnigh...
March 14, 2015 6:00 PM
March 15, 2015
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnig...
March 15, 2015 11:45 AM
March 17, 2015
Recurring The Victory Belles present "America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
Stage Door Canteen

11:45 am buffet seating

Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the
Andrews Sisters epitomized the “we’re all in this
together” spirit of the war years, and their optimistic songs and
exuberance made them ideal morale boosters. The Vict...
March 17, 2015 11:45 AM
Open Dinner with a Curator

Eric Rivet presents "Before They Were Famous: Celebrity Veterans of
World War II"

When Hollywood went to war following the attack on Pearl Harbor, many
famous movie stars rushed to join the military. Men like Jimmy Stewart
March 17, 2015 6:30 PM
March 18, 2015
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 ...
March 18, 2015 9:00 AM
Recurring The Victory Belles present "America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
Stage Door Canteen

11:45 am buffet seating

Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the
Andrews Sisters epitomized the “we’re all in this
together” spirit of the war years, and their optimistic songs and
exuberance made them ideal morale boosters. The Vict...
March 18, 2015 11:45 AM
Recurring Lunchbox Lecture
H. Mortimer Favrot Orientation Center

Tommy Lofton presents “Doughnut Dollies: Women of the American
Red Cross Clubmobile Service”

In WWII, the American Red Cross provided recreational services to
servicemen in various theaters of operation. The women were taught to
make doughnuts a...
March 18, 2015 12:00 PM
RSVP Book Discussion: "The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win WWII"
Latter Branch, New Orleans Public Library

Join fellow readers as we discuss the incredible story of the young
women of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, who unwittingly played a crucial role in
one of the most significant moments in US history. Thousands of
civilians—many of them young women from smal...
March 18, 2015 6:00 PM
March 20, 2015
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnigh...
March 20, 2015 6:00 PM
Ticketed The National WWII Museum presents "Drafts for Crafts"
US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center | Colonel Battle Barksdale
Parade Ground


Join The National WWII Museum’s Young Benefactors for the 2nd
annual Drafts for Crafts!

Tickets are $65 per person. Must be 21 to purchase.

Enjoy an open bar, de
March 20, 2015 7:00 PM
March 21, 2015
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...
March 21, 2015 10:00 AM
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,
they share thei...
March 21, 2015 11:00 AM
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnigh...
March 21, 2015 6:00 PM
March 22, 2015
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnig...
March 22, 2015 11:45 AM
March 24, 2015
Recurring The Victory Belles present "America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
Stage Door Canteen

11:45 am buffet seating

Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the
Andrews Sisters epitomized the “we’re all in this
together” spirit of the war years, and their optimistic songs and
exuberance made them ideal morale boosters. The Vict...
March 24, 2015 11:45 AM
March 25, 2015
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 ...
March 25, 2015 9:00 AM
March 27, 2015
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnigh...
March 27, 2015 6:00 PM
March 28, 2015
RSVP Special Event - "Beyond Rosie: Women's Roles on the American Home Front"
Arizona/Missouri Room

Calling all Rosie the Riveters, Wendy the Welders, and all women war
workers of World War II!

In honor of Women's History Month and our current special exhibit
Manufacturing Victory: The Arsenal of Democracy, please join us in
partnership with Tulane University's Newcomb C...
March 28, 2015 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...
March 28, 2015 10:00 AM
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnigh...
March 28, 2015 6:00 PM
March 29, 2015
Recurring "Always. . . Patsy Cline"
Stage Door Canteen

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

This musical play, complete with down-home country humor, true emotion,
and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy Cline's
unforgettable hits. Hear Crazy, I Fall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams, Walking
After Midnig...
March 29, 2015 11:45 AM

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March 6, 2015
"Always. . . Patsy Cline"
6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket
Stage Door Canteen

March 7, 2015
"Always. . . Patsy Cline"
6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket
Stage Door Canteen

March 7, 2015
Victory Corps Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

March 8, 2015
"Always. . . Patsy Cline"
11:00 am brunch seating, 1:00 pm show only ticket Stage Door Canteen

March 11, 2015
"America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
11:45 am buffet seating
Stage Door Canteen

March 11, 2015
White Glove Wednesdays
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

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