WWI & WWII: The Treaty of Versailles and the Failure of Peace

A century ago, leaders of the victorious powers in the First World War tried to convert battlefield success into a lasting peace.

May 29 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
+ Add to calendar 2020-05-29 11:00:00 AM 2020-05-29 11:30:00 AM America/Mexico_City 945 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130 WWI & WWII: The Treaty of Versailles and the Failure of Peace A century ago, leaders of the victorious powers in the First World War tried to convert battlefield success into a lasting peace.

A century ago, leaders of the victorious powers in the First World War tried to convert battlefield success into a lasting peace. Though they failed more than they succeeded, the world we inhabit today is a direct legacy of their efforts. Explore the Paris Peace Conference and the legacies that were foundational to the Second World War with educators from the National WWI Museum and Memorial and The National WWII Museum.