Malcolm S. Forbes Theater

Private Event Rentals

Located on the first floor of the Louisiana Memorial Pavilion, this space is ideal for theater-style events for up to 110 guests or classroom-style tables with seating for 32.

Contact our event managers at 504-528-1944 x 236 or email for more information about booking The National WWII Museum for your next event.

Venue Details


Dimensions — 30’ x 40’
Square Footage — 1,200

Reception Style — 110 guests
Theater Style — 110 guests
Classroom Style — 32 guests
Banquet Style — 48 guests
Conference U — 35 guests

Audio Visual Capabilities

All program requests, setup needs, and media need to be finalized and delivered to A/V department 72 hours before event. Testing of Media received after this 72 hour period is not guaranteed and you run the risk of not having time to make corrections. No further changes can be made once the event has started.

Malcolm S. Forbes Audio Visual Capabilities



American Sector Catering can provide everything from snacks to buffets to full-service dinners for your event.

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The National WWII Museum adds a unique dimension to special events with timeless 1940s-style entertainment!

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