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The National WWII Museum Ticket New Orleans
from US$ 29.25*
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The National WWII Museum Ticket New Orleans
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The National WWII Museum is the top-rated tourist destination in New Orleans, TripAdvisor's #2 museum in the world and #2 in the U.S., and an unforgettable way to experience World War II—from industrial efforts on the home front to the combat...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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945 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130-3813
Arts District – Warehouse District
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+1 504-528-1944
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 April 2003

My husband and I decided to take a break from the F.Q. and wander into the National D-Day Museum on our recent honeymoon. I've always had an admiration for our WW2 vets, my Grandpop fought in the Pacific. And I must say, I also had...More

22  Thank missnola
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 4 December 2013

Go straight to the Normandy landings exhibition! Do not pay for the beyond all boundaries movie - not up to the standard expected of a quality museum, poorly scripted - little mention of the role played by the UK, Canada, Australia, India, China, French resistance,...More

13  Thank John R
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Reviewed today via mobile

Don’t miss this movie...for which reservations are needed. It’s excellent! Could spend a lot of time here.....and suggest not trying to absorb too much on one visit.

Thank DME312
Reviewed today

We went 2.5 hrs before closing. You need more time that this to take it all in. It is somewhat confusing tracking down your dog tag character. Museums like this also give pause for thought as to why we allow such atrocities to happen -...More

Thank christine1996
Reviewed today via mobile

My wife and 3 children ages 12, 13 and 18 visited the museum during our annual road trip this year. I am a huge history buff and found this museum to be a fantastic treasure trove of information for those interested in WWII. The museum...More

Thank PaddleWarrior
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you go to th his museum you would think that WW2 started in December 1941 and that the allies were only there to support the American troops. What an insult to the allied forces who had been fighting the war with the active disservice...More

Thank 122nikkit
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an amazing experience. Make sure you do this in NOLA. It was the highlight of the trip. Very easy to navigate. I am a huge fan of WWII history but I learned so much.

Thank Extraordinary406958
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The chief and I visited and were very moved. My dad was at Pearl Harbor when it wad attacked. He was lucky enough to survive and then went to Guam and guadacanal. The museum is both uplifting to see how good came together to fight...More

Thank travelingsteve55
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A wonderful display which needs several hours to take in. Hurrying through will not do it justice. We only had three hours so we limited ourselves to The Road to Berlin and The Road to Tokyo, covering the two American theatres of war, as well...More

Thank LeslieFay
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had heard amazing reviews about this museum and they were all on point! The museum highlights both the South Pacific and European portions of the war in a chronological, interactive way. A must see while in New Orleans.

Thank F8388QDashleyd
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I spent about three hours at this museum and I could have easily spent five. When I walked in, I got goosebumps! The attention to detail was totally amazing and the artifacts were varied and very interesting. I recommend a whole day visit to this...More

Thank 757allisons
Reviewed yesterday

Had a little time so I checked out the museum not knowing what to expect and was taken by the care the museum obviously took to present a very complex subject in a thoroughly engaging way. I left because of limited time and could have...More

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tmhrodriguez18
17 November 2018|
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Response from Curious11153577769 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a small cafe inside but you cannot take food or drink on the museum floor.
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12 November 2018|
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Response from Sdunham10 | Reviewed this property |
The earlier the better!
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12 November 2018|
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Response from Cruisinbob | Reviewed this property |
Movie about 45 min. Good but as a history buff nothing new.. ok to miss if you spend more time in the museum.
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