February 18, 2012 12:00 AM

Interest in World War I spurs attendance at KC museum

World War I trenches displaced manicured lawns on this season of PBS’ “Downton Abbey.” Steven Spielberg’s “War Horse” and Martin Scorsese’s post-Great War-themed “Hugo” are among this year’s Oscar nominees. This national interest in World War I may have helped boost attendance at the National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial.

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