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: 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 ...
    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: Kenner
    2100-3rd Ste. 10 Kenner, LA 70062
    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: Lake Providence
    7162 Hwy 65 N. Lake Providence, LA 71254
    The Louisiana State Cotton Museum takes you back in history from the early days when cotton was grown in the South to the introduction of the mechanical cotton picker. Exhibits display the history...
    The Night the War Stopped
    City: St. Francisville
    11788 Highway 965 St. Francisville, LA 70775
    Audubon State Historic Site, St. Francisville - The Night the War Stopped, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Visitors will see a recreation of the sights and sounds of St. Francisville in 1863 during the American...
    City: Jackson
    236 Hwy. 61 Jackson, LA 70748
    Port Hudson was the scene of the longest genuine siege in U.S. military history, lasting from May 23-July 9, 1863.  On May 27, two regiments of the Louisiana Native Guards...
    City: New Orleans
    1137 Bourbon Street New Orleans, LA 70116
    G L-f de Villiers, the Very Best in New Orleans Historic Tours is recommended  by Frommer's, TravelZoo, GuideAdvisor, and many happy, satisfied customers . Our tours are never scripted. When you...
    Civil War Soldier Life -- The Union Army
    City: St. Francisville
    11788 Highway 965 St. Francisville, LA 70775
    Audubon State Historic Site, St. Francisville - Civil War Soldier Life- The Union Army , 10 AM -4 PM. Explore life in the Union Army during the Civil War featuring Ranger led demonstrations of camp...
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Designated an All-American Road in 2002, this 180-mile...
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The Battle of Jackson plays out annually, more than a...
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Learn the stories of Civil War soldiers, cotton kingpins,...
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Louisiana Civil War Sites Louisiana Civil War Sites
Sites throughout Louisiana commemorate key Civil War...
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Civil War Battle of Pleasant Hill re-enacted Civil War Battle of Pleasant Hill re-enacted
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