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The National WWII Museum tells the story of the American experience in the war that changed the world—why it was fought, how it was won, and what it means today—so that all generations will understand the price of freedom and be inspired by what they learn.

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"Louisiana Christmas Day"

12/07/2023 | 11:45 AM - 2:00 PM

Celebrate the holidays, Louisiana-style! The Victory Belles will take you on a musical tour from the raucous Cajun bayous to the splendors of caroling in historic Jackson Square. Hear your favorite yuletide tunes like “Have a Holly Jolly Christmas,” “Christmastime in New Orleans,” and “White Christmas” as you spend the holidays at BB’s Stage Door Canteen.

Army-Navy Game Watch Party

12/09/2023 | 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Join us for America's Game as the Army Black Knights and Navy Midshipmen face off in one of the most enduring rivalries in college football.

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World War II On Topic

Season 5: Episode 1 – “Racing for the Bomb: Author Robert Norris on General Leslie Groves"

In this special season of World War II On Topic, The National WWII Museum will explore J. Robert Oppenheimer, the Manhattan Project, and the history and ramifications of the atomic bomb.

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