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World War II Museum expecting three millionth visitor

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Posted: May 1, 2012 9:10 AM by John Pastorek
Updated: May 1, 2012 9:10 AM
Source: AP wire

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Topics: World War II Museum, World War II, museum, New Orleans, visitors, attendance

NEW ORLEANS- The World War II Museum, which opened June 6, 2000, expected its three millionth visitor to arrive sometime Tuesday.

The museum has experienced record-setting attendance. Last month, it had almost 45,000 visitors-the most ever in a one-month period.

Based on current visitor totals and visitation trends, the museum expected the three millionth visitor around midmorning on Tuesday. They planned a special presentation ceremony to mark the occasion.

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