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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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Beyond All Boundaries

See the incredible 4D cinematic experience narrated by Executive Producer Tom Hanks. 


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Meet the Author: Adam Makos

02/27/2019 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join author Adam Makos with special guest WWII veteran Buck Marsh for a discussion about Makos’s new book Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in World War II.

"Medal of Honor: Edward Carter"

03/07/2019 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Netflix documentary series Medal of Honor salutes eight recipients of the US military's highest award for valor. Join us for a free screening of the episode honoring WWII hero Edward Carter. A panel presentation will follow the screening.