NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The National World War II Museum has scored a prestigious ranking as the third-best museum in the country.
According to the survey released Tuesday by Tripadvisor, only the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Art Institute of Chicago rank higher.
The Tripadvisor website describes the World War II Museum as a "completely contemporary museum with interactive exhibits, amazing shows and an incredible layout."
Tripadvisor also called it the 15th best museum in the world.
The TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice award for museums was determined by using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews for museums around the world, gathered over a 12-month period.