The National World War II Museum: an American (and New Orleans) Treasure

The National World War II Museum: an American (and New Orleans) Treasure

 photo credit: Dsdugan I recently had the opportunity to visit the incredible National World War II Museum in New Orleans.   It was one of my most memorable stops while staying in the Warehouse District this summer, which I wrote about previously (read it here.)   The sprawling National World War II Museum opened on June 6, 2000, the 56th anniversary of D-Day, and was originally called the National D-Day Museum. It is located in downtown New Orleans, and contains five pavilions on a six-acre campus. The museum is a remembrance and celebration of the major contributions and sacrifices Americans made during…Read more