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PUBLIC PROGRAMMING:

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  • Lectures
  • Solomon Victory Theater
  • Family Workshops
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The National WWII Museum hosts a number of ongoing and special events open to the public throughout the year. From learning workshops for the whole family to lectures (both scholarly and more general) to film screenings, the Museum offers a variety of programming that helps to deepen the understanding of the American experience in World War II.

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FEATURED PROGRAMMING:

Dinner with a Curator Pub Quiz Lunchbox Lecture

Dinner with a Curator
Dinner with a Curator is a seasonal series where Museum staff and guests will discuss a featured topic related to World War II while enjoying a delicious three-course dinner. All dinners catered by the Museum’s American Sector restaurant. Space is limited and reservations are required.

 

Pub Quiz
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Test your knowledge of an array of topics, including World War II, at the Museum’s Pub Quiz. Play one round, or all six.
The American Sector restaurant’s Happy Hour specials will be extended to players, who can also order off the restaurant menu.

 

Lunchbox Lecture
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Joey Balfour presents The Sinking of the USS Panay
On December 12, 1937, the USS Panay was attacked and sunk by Japanese forces while anchored in the middle of the Yangtze River. The Japanese government later claimed the attack was a case of mistaken identity. For more information call 504-528-1944 x 229.

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Check the calendar for specific dates and times and for additional events. All programs are free to the public unless otherwise indicated.

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WHAT'S ON:

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October 24, 2014
WWII AirPower Expo 2014
9:00 am – 5:00 pm New Oreans Lakefront Airport

October 24, 2014
WWII AirPower Swing Dance
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
New Orleans Lakefront Airport Terminal

October 24, 2014
"The Mysterious Wisterias" starring Ricky Graham
6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket
Stage Door Canteen

October 25, 2014
"The Mysterious Wisterias" starring Ricky Graham
6:00 pm dinner seating, 8:00 pm show only ticket
Stage Door Canteen

October 25, 2014
WWII AirPower Expo 2014
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
New Orleans Lakefront Airport

October 26, 2014
"The Mysterious Wisterias" starring Ricky Graham
11:00 am brunch seating, 1:00 pm show only ticket
Stage Door Canteen

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