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: 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: Tallulah
    315 N. Mulberry Tallulah, LA 71282
    Hermione House was built in 1855 and now serves as the headquarters for the Madison Historical Society, Inc., and home to Madison Parish History. The antebellum home was completely restored as a...
    City: Franklin
    407 Sterling Rd. Franklin, LA 70538
    Guided tours of magnificent antebellum 1851 Greek Revival townhouse. Elegant period furnishings, Civil War artifacts, antique toys. National Historic Register property. Admission. Closed major...
    City: Frogmore (near Ferriday)
    11656 U.S. Hwy. 84 Frogmore (near Ferriday), LA 71334
    Comprehensive guided tour of an 1800 acre historical and modern working cotton plantation. World events affecting southern history, slave culture, sharecropper lifestyles,19 outbuildings, furnished...
    City: New Orleans
    400 Esplanade Ave. New Orleans, LA 70116
    This Greek Revival structure dates to 1835 and served as a U.S. Mint and briefly as a Confederate mint during the Civil War. Permanent exhibits on the ground floor feature historic coin-making...
    City: St. Francisville
    12501 Hwy. 10 St. Francisville, LA 70775
    Rosedown Plantation is located in the West Feliciana Parish community of St. Francisville along one of the most historic corridors in South Louisiana. The gardens grew out from the house over a...
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    City: Jackson
    3522 College Street Jackson, LA 70748
    Centenary State Historic Site, Jackson - Memorial Day Program, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Centenary State Historic Site, the original site of Centenary College of Louisiana (1825-1908), the site of a...
    City: Shreveport
    1000 Milam St Shreveport, LA 71101
    Oakland Cemetery is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The earliest tombstone dates back to 1842. At least 16 Shreveport mayors and 1,000 Confederate soldiers are buried there. ...
    Memorial Day Program
    City: Jackson
    3522 College Street Jackson, LA 70748
    Centenary State Historic Site, Jackson - Memorial Day Program, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Centenary State Historic Site, the original site of Centenary College of Louisiana (1825-1908), the site of a...
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Lafayette Area
Lake Charles Area
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River Road Plantations River Road Plantations
To get a first-hand look at Louisiana’s antebellum past,...
Explore Louisiana's Civil War History Explore Louisiana's Civil War History
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Learn the stories of Civil War soldiers, cotton kingpins,...
Creole Nature Trail Creole Nature Trail
Designated an All-American Road in 2002, this 180-mile...
Civil War Battle Re-lived in Jackson,... Civil War Battle Re-lived in Jackson,...
The Battle of Jackson plays out annually, more than a...
Civil War Battle of Pleasant Hill re-enacted Civil War Battle of Pleasant Hill re-enacted
A major event in the Red River Campaign of the Civil War...
Weekend in Natchitoches Weekend in Natchitoches
This southern belle offers antebellum mansions, stately...
A Visit to Frogmore Plantation, Where... A Visit to Frogmore Plantation, Where...
Walk through high cotton and pick some yourself at this...
Take The Scenic Route: Louisiana’s Byways Take The Scenic Route: Louisiana’s Byways
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