Civil War Sites in Louisiana

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Louisana was the site of many significant events in the Civil War, and landmarks around the state have been set aside to commemorate the events and sacrifices made there. These include the site of the Battle of Port Hudson, the Chalmette National Cemetery, the site of the Battle of Pleasant Hill and many other places where re-enactments or commemorations are staged annually. Museums throughout the state hold artifacts, documents and even photos from this crucial period in the nation's history.

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    City: Kenner
    2100-3rd Ste. 10 Kenner, LA 70062
    City: Ferriday
    218 Louisiana Avenue and Ferriday, LA 71334
    Frogmore Cotton Plantation & Gins and the Delta Music Museum together relate the Who and Why of Delta Cotton Plantations and how those talented few created America's music. ...
    City: New Orleans
    1221 Elmwood Park Blvd., Ste. 411 New Orleans, LA 70123
    Discover a place steeped in history and culture, mouth watering cuisine, festivals and family entertainment. Experience a world that gives a whole new meaning to what you know as New Orleans....
    City: New Orleans
    1221 Elmwood Park Blvd. New Orleans, LA 70123
    Bordered by the lake and river, Kenner offers an array of experiences. From boat launches to casino betting, there's fun for all ages. In Rivertown, experience the Kenner Planetarium for an "out ...
    Shadows Civil War Encampment
    City: New Iberia
    317 E Main St. New Iberia, LA 70560
    Living history re-enactment of 1863 New Iberia occupation by Federal Troops. Visit soilder's camp, witness skirmish; learn about life during the Civil War
    City: St. Francisville
    Bains-Ristroph Rd. (off LA 10) St. Francisville, LA 70775
    One-acre cemetery containing graves of Sarah Knox Taylor, wife of Jefferson Davis, and General Eleazer Ripley, distinguished during battle of the War of 1812.
    City: Lafette
    Hwy. 90 Lafette, LA 70501
    Located: Along Hwy. 90 from Texas BorderA Spanish trading route in the 1800s, the trail offers a scenic look at West Calcasieu Parish and is packed with Civil War history. The Trail includes a...
    City: Pineville
    135 Riverfront Street Pineville, LA 71360
    Forts Randolph and Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville - The Last Surrender, This event commemorates the LAST FORTS SURRENDERED DURING THE CIVIL WAR, Forts Randolph and Buhlow. Union soldiers and...
    City: Jackson
    3522 College St. Jackson, LA 70748
    Tour the campus of the oldest Louisiana college. Large pines shade an 1837 barrack-style dorm, a late Victorian-style professor's home and a Civil War cemetery.
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Frogmore
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