Roof-height view of the exterior of the National WWII Museum with American flag featured

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The Nation's Official WWII Museum

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Open daily, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Closed Mardi Gras Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

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Beyond All Boundaries

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

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Sensory Friendly Mornings

07/27/2024 | 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Available on the last Saturday of each month, Sensory Friendly Mornings are for individuals of all ages with special needs and their families to enjoy early access to the Museum with modifications to make the experience more sensory friendly.

Multimedia Experience

The Priddy Family Foundation Freedom Theater

Located on the third floor of Liberation Pavilion, this brand new rotating theater offers audiences a multimedia experience focused on what was at stake during World War II and the meaning of Allied victory.

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Groups

Looking for a place guaranteed to move and educate your group? The National WWII Museum is a remarkable must-see attraction in New Orleans that illuminates the American experience during World War II. Ranked the #1 attraction in New Orleans on Trip Advisor and recipient three years in a row of the Travelers’ Choice Award, the Museum brings history to life with moving personal stories and powerful interactive displays. 

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Museum Tours

Expand your visit to The National WWII Museum on an exclusive guided tour! Each tour takes you on a different adventure, from the immersive exhibits inside the Campaigns of Courage: European and Pacific Theaters pavilion to the private Center for Collections & Archives where a curator will display and explain WWII artifacts not currently on view in the Museum.

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