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The National WWII Museum Ticket New Orleans
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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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Reviewed today via mobile

My husband and the men in our party visited and they said it was amazing. They just needed more time there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sallie-Larry
Reviewed today

Learned a lot, great 4D film 'Beyond all Boundries' and the people who work there, or volunteer there are just THE BEST ambassadors -- they handle the crowds, information, and suggestions very well. The multiple buildings can be daunting, but it's very easy for ask...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank its5pmsomewherenow
Reviewed today

I have been to a lot of WWII museums, so I wasn't expecting to be "wowed." I was wrong. They really did a great job at this museum. I particularly liked the Arsenal of Democracy section.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hiker01Cypress_CA
Reviewed yesterday

I recommend this place for sure. It's well done overall, but if you're remotely educated about the war, don't expect to learn much. I was expecting to learn a great deal and was a bit disappointed in that aspect. There is a ton of interesting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 734meganp
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When traveling to New Orleans, you should check out this museum dedicated in honoring those who served our country by enlisting in the military. The artifacts collected and shared are priceless!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lewisteach
Reviewed yesterday

A rainy Saturday in December might have added to the crowds, which were large. First thing, BUY tickets before hand, it will save you a lot of time. A few observations, this complex is HUGE, and a lot is still under construction. Wear comfortable shoes...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eocs82
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great facility and interactive displays. Brings the reality of war to life. Looking forward to future visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I went to the museum and we enjoyed it. We started about 10:30am didn't leave until about 3:00pm. We also watched the Tom Hanks 4d movie. I didn't know until after I satin the seat dedicated to Tom Hanks. It will take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ErisShaw
Reviewed yesterday

This is one of the best laid out, informative and interesting museums I have ever been to. We were lucky enough to be there on Pearl Harbor day so there were many servicepeople and veterans there. The exhibits are so authentic; makes you believe you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank elainedA3914QG
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a lot of fun and perfect for a cold rainy day. It's worth going even when it's a beautiful day. Count on spending 4-5 hours there and needing more time to feel like you scratch the surface. Very very neat

Date of experience: December 2018
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Arts District / Warehouse District
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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
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314colleens
December 1, 2018|
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Response from tiga31328 | Reviewed this property |
The Hilton Riverside and Intercontinental are the two closest hotels. About a mile away, there is also Uber, Taxi, or take the Trolley to the St. Charles trolley line, the stop is only about two blocks away.
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mariaec12
November 19, 2018|
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Response from MaryCard | Reviewed this property |
No you do not have to purchase them in advance, but if you go at busy times you might want to since there can be lines. But the lines move quickly.
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tmhrodriguez18
November 16, 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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