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The National WWII Museum is the top-rated tourist destination in New Orleans 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 experience of the American servicemember...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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945 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130-3813
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+1 504-528-1944
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Reviewed today via mobile

I kind of consider myself a WWII buff but I learned SO much during my time here. Stunning movies await you in every exhibit explaining the timeline from the very beginnings of the war to the very end. The displays are wonderful and to see...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank cgoose25
Reviewed today

This museum is one of the best I have ever toured, especially how the visitor is brought into the experience. A visitor can move through at their own pace with audio available all along the way. Exhibits and sound transport you into the many difficult...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank biggsjann
Reviewed today

We enjoyed our visit to the WW2 museum. We didn't leave enough time so my best advice is to make sure you leave yourself several hours.The movie with Tom Hanks is definitely worth the additional money.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lauracZ1258OO
Reviewed today

This is a truly great museum to visit. There are so many interesting areas and experiences to witness. We visited two days because you can't rush through so much history. You will not be disappointed to visit, this is one museum that will captivate your...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank daisy757
Reviewed yesterday

Awesome interactive educational friendly staff Parking can be a problem or you could park a few blocks up Saint Charles and it's free. It was a delight running into more than several veterans that actually lived it and were willing to share some stories

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Glenn M
Reviewed yesterday

This is a place everybody should visit. Thank goodness it was built. It tell the complete story of WWII in detail. You should allow at least a full day to see it. My wife was not feeling well and I did not get to see...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank redoldsman
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent the entire day here. So well done. So much information. One day was not enough to experience this wonderful museum. We learned so much we didn't know before. If you are in New Orleans, dont miss this!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MSmith103
Reviewed yesterday

This museum alone was worth trip to New Orleans especially for a history buff. Interesting for all, singles to family. Need to allow 3-4 hrs or more to do it justice. Just so much to see. So well organized . Helpful volunteers. Don't need a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pattyTurlock_ca
Reviewed yesterday

If you are a history buff, especially World War II, you have to make time to visit this museum. You will need a full day if not more to see everything.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 828glendal
Reviewed yesterday

The Museum is a fitting tribute to all who sacrificed to liberate the world from fascism and racism. Tom Hanks narrates a brilliant film with sound, light, and seat effects. Excellent shop with memorabilia. Highlight of any visit to New Orleans.

Date of experience: March 2019
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March 10, 2019|
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Response from 3SCs | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can return multiple times on the same day. Upon paying admission, you will be issued a small badge to display on your outer clothing to show you have paid admission. As you depart and return to the museum remember to... More
March 5, 2019|
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Response from JasonF1002 | Reviewed this property |
We just d it on our own so we could spend as much or as little time as we wanted in each area. I am sure the guided tours are amazing but we preferred it on our own and enjoyed every minute of it
February 12, 2019|
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Response from 866jamesw866 | Reviewed this property |
Couchon Butcher is the name of the restaurant. Darned auto-correct!