The National WWII Museum offers a wide variety of family activities that inform, educate, and entertain. If you're looking for kids’ activities enjoyable for the whole family, you can't beat what the Museum has to offer. Ranked the #3 museum in the country and #8 in the world by TripAdvisor, we are also ranked #1 among family attractions in New Orleans. Here are just a few of our offerings.
Girl Scout, Boy Scout, and Cub Scout Days
Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Cub Scouts in uniform can enjoy the Museum at no cost (with reduced admission for family members) and have access to a variety of exciting activities on special days each year.
The Victory Corps is The National WWII Museum’s newest volunteer opportunity, seeking middle and high school students ages 13–17 with a passion for history and learning.
We offer an array of summer camp opportunities for kids. Using the history of World War II as a jumping-off point, campers have the chance to engage in fun, creative activities that will ignite their imaginations!
Escape the heat of the summer by spending select Saturdays enjoying a matinee in The National WWII Museum's BB’s Stage Door Canteen!
Family Block Party
Join us for an unforgettable evening of family fun at The National WWII Museum on Friday, July 17, from 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.!
Innovation Studios are Saturday family workshops aimed at encouraging families to engage and work together in STEM-based activities. Each hands-on workshop has a set of four activities in which families rotate through as they wish.