The World War II Memorial does not have a bookstore located on site, but visitors will find numerous World War II related books, postcards, CDs, DVDs, and educational materials available for sale at the nearby Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial bookstore. Ask a Park Ranger about how to visit the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial or click here to view a park map.
The bookstore is operated by Eastern National, a partner of the National Park Service that sells books and other educational materials and operates many other bookstores at national park sites throughout the country. Proceeds from sales support National Mall and Memorial Parks and other National Parks.
Bookstore hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily, except December 25th.
Did You Know?
Time Magazine, in their May 3, 2004, review of the new World War II Memorial, critically commented, “Il Duce would have loved it.” Some of the early criticism of the memorial elements centered on their similarity to some of the Nazi and Fascist architecture of the 1930s and 1940s.