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The National WWII Museum Magazine Street New Orleans LA | Jeri Nims

The National WWII Museum


5 Things You Need To Know


Here are the ticket prices for the WWII Museum:

  • Adults: $32.50

  • Seniors (65+): $27.50

  • Students (With ID): $20

  • Children (K-12th): $20

  • Military (With ID): $20

  • Visitors with Disabilities: $20*

  • WWII Veterans: FREE

WWII Museum Hours

The National WWII Museum has the following operating hours:


  • Open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Closed on Mardi Gras Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

  • Timed admission with arrivals scheduled every 15 minutes ensures a smooth visit.

The American Sector Restaurant & Bar:

  • Open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Jeri Nims Soda Shop:

  • Open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


The National WWII Museum boasts a diverse range of themed exhibit areas, offering a comprehensive exploration of World War II history. Some of the popular exhibits include:

  • The Arsenal of Democracy: An insightful look into the wartime production efforts that played a crucial role in the Allies' victory.

  • Road to Tokyo: Examines the Pacific Theater of the war, providing a deeper understanding of the conflict's complexities in that region.

  • Road to Berlin: Explores the European Theater, highlighting key events and campaigns.

  • The D-Day Invasion of Normandy: An immersive exhibit that delves into the monumental Allied invasion.

  • USS Tang Submarine Experience: Step inside a recreated submarine and experience the life of submariners during WWII.

In addition to these permanent exhibits, the museum offers rotating special exhibits. Be sure to check the museum's website for the latest information on these temporary displays to enhance your visit.


While exploring the National WWII Museum, you have dining options to satisfy your appetite:

The American Sector Restaurant & Bar: This restaurant offers a taste of American garden-to-table cuisine for lunch. You can enjoy a variety of options, including burgers, fries, salads, and sandwiches.

Jeri Nims Soda Shop: If you're in the mood for classic comfort food, this soda shop is the place to be. They serve sandwiches, ice cream, and delicious milkshakes.


When visiting the National WWII Museum, you can take advantage of their parking garage with the following rates:

  • 0–1 Hours: $8

  • 1–3 Hours: $15

  • 3–7 Hours: $20

  • 7–12 Hours: $25

  • 12–24 Hours: $50

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