We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The National WWII Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Save
Share
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
The National WWII Museum Ticket New Orleans
from US$29.95*
ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
The National WWII Museum Ticket New Orleans
from US$29.95*
BOOK A TOUR
7,195
All photos (7,195)
Full view
{2006_tc_awards_title_ffffe599|s}
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tom hanks”(1,152 reviews)
“final mission”(532 reviews)
About
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
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in New Orleans
Contact
945 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130-3813
Arts District – Warehouse District
Website
+1 504-528-1944
Call
Ways to Experience The National WWII Museum
from US$29.95
More Info
from US$40.00
More Info
from US$39.00
More Info
from US$49.00
More Info
Reviews (24,399)
Filter reviews
23,516 results
Traveller rating
19,461
3,120
723
154
58
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
19,461
3,120
723
154
58
Show reviews that mention
All reviewstom hanksgreatest generationfinal missionsubmarine experienceroad to tokyod movieuss tangpacific theaterdog tagssoda shopamerican sectormen and womenplan on spendinghistory buffwe spent hourspersonal storieson display
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 23,516 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Every member in Congress, every high schooler needs to see this. This is a true 5 Star Museum that tells a great story of time that should never be forgotten.

Thank Dennis O
Reviewed yesterday

We spent only 3 hours and I wish we had an entire day. The museum is fantastic, full of information and interactive displays. One of the best history museums I have visited. Displays were well planned and chronologically touring was thought provoking. It is for...More

Thank ret103022
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

All you need to know and good food to eat too. I spent the entire day there and like I said I ate lunch and it was delicious! Another must is the movie for $7 more.

Thank jstevens2000
Reviewed yesterday

This is a great museum to spend a few hours touring at your own pace. We went with our 19 year old son, who said it was the highlight of his trip to New Orleans. We enjoyed taking a break at eating at the restaurant...More

Thank ablavergne
Reviewed yesterday

We spent 4 1/2 hours there, and could easily have stayed all day. There is so much to see and hear - everything is so informative and interesting. The movie "Beyond All Boundaries" is a great way to begin: it gives a perfect overview. Every...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There is so much to see that the 2 day pass (only $7 more) is well worth it. The multimedia exhibits are first rate and tell a story for all age levels. Don’t miss the special exhibits and the boeing exhibit. One can easily spend...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed yesterday

This is the most well designed WW II Museum I have ever been to. I have been to all of the European Ones! Expertly done in cronilogical order , it puts you in the airplane and on the battlefield.

Thank Reesa D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They were not kidding,you could spend days here and still not see it all! The buildings contain displays,movies and exhibits that you're not going to want to rush through. So with that in mind please allow yourself enough time so you can absorb it all...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The only better way to learn about WWII would require a person to have researched and be well read on WWII. What is remarkable about this museum is the have so many 1st person accounts of battles and situations. This museum has to be considered...More

Thank Blane A
Reviewed 2 days ago

After a morning of sight seeing the morning of Jackson Square and the French Quarter i visited the WWII museum. The history was complete and compelling and gave an account from the perspective of the conditions the entire population faced. From the terrible choices our...More

Thank Huron3000
View more reviews
Nearby
Arts District / Warehouse District
Once a thriving industrial zone, today this district
is home to a buzzing arts scene with an amazing
assortment of galleries, boutiques, and studios having
moved in and set up shop throughout the disused
warehouses for which the area is so well known. Much
of the art you'll come across here is local in scope,
ownership and inspiration. However, among the many old
brick warehouses are modern structures of steel and
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 169 hotels in New Orleans
The Hotel Modern
1,063 reviews
.16 km away
Residence Inn New Orleans Downtown
1,246 reviews
.28 km away
SpringHill Suites New Orleans Downtown/Convention Center
55 reviews
.46 km away
Courtyard New Orleans Downtown/Convention Center
832 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,104 restaurants in New Orleans
Carmo
577 reviews
.31 km away
Peche Seafood Grill
1,951 reviews
.31 km away
Cochon
2,193 reviews
.36 km away
La Boca
329 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,116 attractions in New Orleans
Memorial Hall Confederate Civil War Museum
504 reviews
.08 km away
Ogden Museum of Southern Art
559 reviews
.08 km away
Louisiana Children's Museum
199 reviews
.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
hellokittyluver
September 17, 2018|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Mag275 | Reviewed this property |
Depending on your interests you may feel rushed. But if you keep moving you could see most of the key exhibits.
2
Votes
jimedd2015
September 13, 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from William P | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Active, Retired and Vets get a discount. I believe it was 50% off. If you stay in or around the French Qtr it is an easy walk of about 6-7 blocks, all in decent neighborhoods.
0
Votes
NeilS3102
August 28, 2018|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from Kenneth S | Reviewed this property |
ww2 museum plenty for 1 day
1
Vote