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The Little War

Open Feb. 29: Explore the lives of children swept up by the storms of World War I while adults were ...

Bespoke Bodies: The Design & Craft of Prosthetics

"Bespoke Bodies" explores prosthetic design and its critical role in humanizing new technologies for...

Mail Call

On envelopes carrying letters to his son, John Ross Myers carefully painted cartoons, scenes of camp...

Bergman Family Gallery and Open Storage Center

Included with your General Admission ticket, the Lower Level features the Bergman Family Gallery and...

Main Gallery: The World War, 1914-1919

Included with your General Admission ticket, the Main Gallery of the National WWI Museum and Memoria...

Upcoming Events

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Live Programming
Saturdays at 11 a.m.
History is brought to life in this family-friendly program in which guests of all ages are invited to handle Great War artifacts.
Member Preview
Wednesday, Feb. 28 | 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Opening late February, "The Little War" peeks into the dramatic changes to the lives of children when world war broke out. Members, preview the exhibi...
Thursday, Feb. 29 - 7 p.m.
Amid early tremors of war in Europe, British captain Robert F. Scott set off for the South Pole. Historian Edward J. Larson shows how Scott’s expediti...
Discount Admission
March 1-31 (when open) | 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
$6 admission tickets all month long for homeschool students 18 and under. Tickets can be purchased only in-person at the Ticketing Counter.
Living History
Sunday, March 10 | 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
This month, the Living History Volunteers bring to life the soldiers and civilians of various nationalities on the Western Front. Bring your curiosity...
Sunday, March 10 - 11 a.m.
Enjoy this free concert with the touring 40-voice North American Welsh Choir, featuring poems by some of the most respected Welsh women writers of tod...

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