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Plan Your Visit

TO THE NATIONAL WWII MUSEUM

Hours and Information

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

Beyond All Boundaries
Sunday–Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Showtimes on the hour.

Final Mission: USS Tang Submarine Experience
Monday–Sunday, 9:35 a.m. – 4:35 p.m.
Showtimes at 15, 35, and 55 minutes after the hour.

The American Sector Restaurant & Bar
Monday–Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. 
Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Brunch 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.)
Happy Hour, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. daily

Jeri Nims Soda Shop
Open daily
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Pricing  
Adult $28
Senior (65+) $24
Student $18
Military (With ID) $18
WWII Veterans FREE
Beyond All Boundaries $7
Final Mission: USS Tang Submarine Experience $7
Second-Day Pass $7

 

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  • Museum Campus

    Designated by Congress as the official WWII museum of the United States, The National WWII Museum is located in downtown New Orleans on a six-acre campus, where five soaring pavilions house historical exhibits, on-site restoration work, a period dinner theater, and restaurants.

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  • Exhibits

    Housed in four buildings, each arranged around central themes of the war, Museum exhibits offer visitors an opportunity to experience the war through the eyes of the men and women who lived it. Interactive features, oral histories, and personal vignettes add a meaningful perspective. 

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  • Directions

    The Museum is located in New Orleans’s Historic Warehouse District on Andrew Higgins Drive between Magazine and Camp Streets. Parking is ...
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  • Parking

    The Museum's paid parking garage located at 1024 Magazine Street. This portion of Magazine Street is a one-way, and the garage is located on the left side. If full, there are several paid lots in the neighborhood not owned by the Museum with varying fees.

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Featured Museum Tour

Behind The Lines

Step inside the Museum vault and climb into a Sherman tank—it’s all part of Behind the Lines, the exclusive VIP tour of The National WWII Museum. During five hours of behind-the-scenes experiences, guests will handle rarely seen artifacts alongside historians and attend a curator's luncheon with the specialists who design Museum exhibits and programming. 

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The Ride Of A Lifetime

PT-305

Experience history like never before aboard PT-305! Fast and maneuverable, patrol-torpedo boats were a unique and essential tool for US naval forces during World War II. See and feel the PT boat experience and learn about the service of the men who called them home with PT-305—the world's only fully restored combat-veteran PT boat in operation today!

Climb Aboard Living History

Museum Campus

Designated by Congress as the official WWII museum of the United States, The National WWII Museum is located in downtown New Orleans on a six-acre campus, where five soaring pavilions house historical exhibits, on-site restoration work, a period dinner theater, and restaurants. 

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