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Tour code: 6211WWII

Witness a different side of New Orleans’s history with a visit to the dynamic National WWII Museum. While away the hours exploring wartime artifacts and discovering fascinating facts and histories at this world-class museum — considered one of the top museums in the nation! Your entrance pass includes admission to the 4D film ‘Beyond All Boundaries’ as well as an interactive experience on the USS Tang submarine, one of the war’s most successive vessels.


  • General Admission ticket to The National WWII Museum
  • The Museum features interactive exhibits, a 4D cinematic experience produced by Tom Hanks, soaring aircraft, personal histories, and more.

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The National WWII Museum Ticket New Orleans

National WWII Museum

Journey through time to WWII — the war that changed the world — with a visit to New Orleans’ National WWII Museum. Make your way to the museum and head straight inside with your entrance ticket. Upon entering the Louisiana Memorial Pavilion, explore its multiple exhibits featuring D-Day and Home Front histories and view an authentic C-47, or hop aboard the mini-train to one of the other exhibit spaces.

The train is a lasting symbol of military transit of the wartime era. As you ride to one of the other collections, imagine the plight of WWII soldiers as they went to war. Disembark at the Campaigns of Courage collection, where you get the American soldier’s eye-view of the war through 360-degree displays of key settings and dog tag stations with story points. Continue to the US Freedom Pavilion for a rare look at preserved war machines and a sobering walk through the galleries that honor American servicemen. Don’t leave without participating in the Final Mission: USS Tang Submarine Experience, a thrilling interactive tour one of the most successful WWII submarines (included with your ticket).

Next head to the Solomon Victory Theater for a complimentary viewing of Beyond All Boundaries, an epic 4D wartime documentary produced by Tom Hanks. Relax and enjoy the approximate 50-minute showing that includes first-hand accounts of life in battle and on the home front.

Explore the museum at your own pace, stopping to browse genuine artifacts, engage in savvy interactive displays, remember fallen soldiers and take needed snack breaks (own expense) in the American Sector Restaurant or the Soda Shop.

Customer Reviews

Susan C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

Excellent tour, very detailed and somewhat graphic. Tom Hanks commentary was great.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Great museum, lots to see. You should allow most of the day to see everything and take it all in.

Ranita Q USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Absolutely amazing - too much to see for one day. I'll definitely be back to visit again.
The 4-D movie is spectacular.

Antoinette L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Wonderful experience. The 4D experience was amazing. I will go back again, in fact I became a member. Would highly recommend this museum to be visited.

Dal T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015



5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

My husband and I loved it. A wonderful facility and great learning experience.

Martin H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

A great tribute to the generation that fought with honor to preserve our freedom.

Robert A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

This was by far the best part of our trip. The movie Beyond all Boundaries was a true masterpiecethere were tears shared by more than just myself and gave you a small taste of what these brave men and women went through during WWII. I see why the museum is rated so high and hope to get back someday.

Kathy A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Extremely interactive and visual


5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

It was great.

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