You have 2 trips in progress.   See all
Trip Planner:   USA  /  Louisiana  /  New Orleans  /  The National WWII Museum

The National WWII Museum, New Orleans

4.8
#1 of 597 in Things to do in New Orleans
Must see · Military Museum · Specialty Museum
Create an itinerary including The National WWII Museum
Learn more about the planning and execution of D-Day at The National WWII Museum, where you can view American soldiers' private letters, weapons, and photographs. Pay homage to the men and women who served during World War II and experienced the Allied victory in 1945. You'll find a blend of education and entertainment, with interactive exhibits and 4-D experiences where you can discover the key events of the war through special effects, CGI animation, and first-hand accounts. The museum's restaurant is noted for its 17-piece band that plays classic jazz. Put The National WWII Museum at the forefront of your travel plans using our New Orleans trip planner.
Tickets
Lowest price guaranteed
Create a full itinerary - for free!

Tours to The National WWII Museum

The National WWII Museum reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 5.0
30,372 reviews
Google
4.8
TripAdvisor
  • This was a great showcase of WWII memorabilia and history. The layout is huge and if you can, plan more than a few hours! Some of the displays were very emotional to look at but I am glad they show....  more
    This was a great showcase of WWII memorabilia and history. The layout is huge and if you can, plan more than a few hours! Some of the displays were very emotional to look at but I am glad they show....  more »
  • Customer service was exceptional. Staff was everywhere to help get through the museum and answer any questions we had. 
    Customer service was exceptional. Staff was everywhere to help get through the museum and answer any questions we had.  more »
Google
  • What an incredible experience. Always wanted to go but a friend who just went highly recommended it. We went as a family of four and got to meet an actual world or to Gunner. Being able to talk to him and listen to the stories was worth the visit by itself. One of the most interactive museums I've ever been to including the 4D theater. I highly recommend that if you are on the fence and interested in the history you must go! Be prepared to spend a minimal of 2 to 3 hours to experience everything at the museum.
  • One of the most incredible museums that I have experienced and I've been to most in DC, NYC and Philly. This one is much more interactive and tells amazing stories. The staff were kind and extremely helpful. The layout made the museum the most accessible ♿ from any that I experienced. The cost of the tickets were fair and you'll spend enough time to make it worth it. We enjoyed all of the exhibits but especially enjoyed the planes and old vehicles. Our son who is

Plan your trip to New Orleans

  • Get a personalized trip
    A full day by day itinerary based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place. Everyone on the same page.