The era of the Greatest Generation may inspire us in today's very different but equally world-changing time. Home-bound historians will meet their match in this special edition of America's favorite board game. Play WWII Monopoly, where you can buy, sell, and trade historic WWII events on your exciting quest to keep the world free from tyranny!
Wheel and deal World War II events such as Pearl Harbor, D-Day Normandy, and Battle of the Bulge in an effort to own these momentous pieces of history. Build support and rally the troops as you establish Camps and Headquarters on your way to victory!
The New-York Historical Society celebrates the golden age of comedy with So Ready for Laughter: Bob Hope and World War II, on view through September 5, 2021. The special exhibition highlights the legendary performer and his unique role during World War II entertaining troops overseas and it features artifacts, films, and rare photographs to illustrate how Hope helped lift spirits both abroad and on the home front with his USO and radio shows during a dark time in American history.