Visit the WWII Museum of New Orleans While on Staycation

five silver combat aircraft models hanging from the ceiling of the National World War II Museum in New Orleans

DIVE INTO THE HISTORY OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR WITH THE AMAZING WWII MUSEUM OF NEW ORLEANS THROUGHOUT THE MONTH OF MAY 2023

The National WWII Museum is a perfect staycation idea, especially for history buffs and anyone interested in learning about the events that shaped our world. The museum’s impressive collection and offerings provide guests with a comprehensive and immersive experience of one of the most significant events of the 20th century.

Expressions of America

The museum hosts several exciting events in May that are perfect for a staycation. The month starts with Expressions of America, a new sound and light show featuring incredible music, stunning imagery, festive food and beverages, and 90-foot-tall projections. The multi-media experience celebrates the diversity and resilience of the American people during World War II. It highlights the contributions of various groups, including women, African Americans, and Native Americans.

Billie and Ella

On May 3, 17, and 24, guests can enjoy Billie and Ella, a musical performance that pays tribute to two of the most excellent jazz and blues singers of all time, Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald. The show features banter, jokes, and plenty of music as the two legends interact and collaborate on some of their most famous songs.

Masters of Air

Between May 10 and 17, the museum hosts Masters Of Air, an exhibit that explores the lives of American airmen stationed in England during World War II. Guests can learn about the experiences of these brave men who faced danger and adversity to transform the countryside.

Sensory Friendly Mornings

For guests who prefer a more sensory-friendly experience, the museum offers Sensory Friendly Mornings on the last Saturday of each month, including May 20. The event is designed for individuals of all ages with special needs and their families, with modifications to make the experience more comfortable and enjoyable.

The Victory Belles Vignette

Finally, on May 29, guests can enjoy The Victory Belles Vignette, a performance by the museum’s delightful vocal trio, The Victory Belles. The group performs the music of the 1940s, including popular songs and patriotic tunes that capture the era’s spirit.

Have a Staycation at Maison Dupuy

One of the best ways to experience a staycation in New Orleans is by staying at a hotel in the middle of it all. Maison Dupuy resides right in the heart of the French Quarter. Make a reservation at Maison Dupuy today.

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ROOMS

The Maison Dupuy Hotel’s rooms and suites offer distinctive and luxurious New Orleans accommodations near Bourbon Street. All guest hotel rooms include personal amenities like complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen televisions, and a coffee maker. Other features are deluxe pillow top mattresses, a personal safe, and a clothing iron.

CORPORATE

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WEDDING

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EXPLORE

New Orleans is a haven for jazz music, eccentric nightlife, and Creole cuisine. The Maison Dupuy Hotel, a French Quarter hotel near Bourbon Street, puts hotel guests in a premier location. From Bourbon Street’s nightlife to Jackson Square’s history, there is much to explore within walking distance in the French Quarter.

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