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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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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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Making of Masters of the Air

12/09/2023 | 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Masters of the Air premieres January 26, 2024, on Apple TV+

Join us as The National WWII Museum concludes its 16th International Conference on World War II with a special hourlong session on the making of Masters of the Air, providing an inside look into Apple TV+'s upcoming WWII miniseries on the Eighth Air Force. Central Time Zone


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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