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Feb 08, 2017, 15:55 ET The National WWII Museum Presents Distinct Educational Tours Featuring Historic Sites in France and the Museum in New Orleans

The National WWII Museum today announced two distinct student travel programs that allow high school and college students the opportunity to earn...


Feb 03, 2017, 11:57 ET The National WWII Museum Announces Unique, Immersive Soldiers and Spies Tour of France Featuring Best-Selling Author Alex Kershaw

This October, The National WWII Museum will embark on an inspiring seven-day, six-night tour of France, based on Alex Kershaw's New York Times best...


Jan 30, 2017, 08:00 ET The National WWII Museum Announces 2017 Winston S. Churchill Symposium

On March 18, The National WWII Museum and The Churchill Society of New Orleans will bring scholars from across the globe to the Museum in New...


Jan 24, 2017, 10:00 ET The National WWII Museum Announces All-New Easy Company: England to the Eagle's Nest Tour in 2017

The National WWII Museum will host two 13-day, 12-night tours following in the footsteps of the famed Easy Company – a group made legendary in the...


Dec 12, 2015, 07:05 ET The National WWII Museum Presents New Permanent Exhibit Road to Tokyo: Pacific Theater Galleries

 The National WWII Museum today opened its newest permanent exhibit: Richard C. Adkerson & Freeport-McMoRan Foundation Road to Tokyo:...


Nov 11, 2013, 08:00 ET All Aboard! National WWII Museum Opens New Train Exhibit

 This Veterans Day, The National WWII Museum debuts its latest immersive exhibit that unfolds on a stationary train modeled after the iconic...


Jan 13, 2013, 15:21 ET Let Freedom Ring - A Growing National WWII Museum Opens Newest Building

 The National WWII Museum celebrated the next milestone in its $325 million expansion with a Grand Opening ceremony for the new US Freedom...


Oct 23, 2012, 13:22 ET "Thank You for My Freedom" - The National WWII Museum Deploys Social Media to Support Our Veterans

 Aimed at garnering a million thanks for US military veterans, from those who served during WWII to current day, The National WWII Museum...


Aug 01, 2012, 16:14 ET Recalling London's "Lost Olympics" National WWII Museum Highlights History of Olympics in Wartime

 Hosting the Summer Games require years of planning and millions of dollars. Stadiums are built, funds raised, posters painted, tickets...


May 25, 2012, 16:16 ET National WWII Museum Marks Memorial Day with Special Commemoration Honoring Fallen Service Members

 To commemorate the brave men and women who lost their lives ensuring our nation's freedom, and stress to all Americans the importance of...


Mar 22, 2012, 12:17 ET Topping Out and Digging In - A Growing National WWII Museum Celebrates Two Major Milestones for Its Expansion

The National WWII Museum marks the next phase of its $300 million expansion at a special morning ceremony March 22 when the uppermost piece of...


Jan 25, 2012, 15:50 ET A Real "Red Tail" for The National WWII Museum

With George Lucas' Red Tails soaring at the box office, The National WWII Museum announces its acquisition and restoration of a P-51 Mustang, the...


Dec 06, 2011, 10:40 ET National WWII Museum Observes 70th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor with Special Line-up of Events

  The National WWII Museum is inviting the public to share a day filled with observations and an exhibition opening on Wednesday,...


Jul 27, 2007, 01:00 ET 'When Baseball Went To War' Conference, Exhibition Comes to Bat in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning November 9, The National World War II Museum in New Orleans will premier a fascinating conference...