Winter Quarters State Historic Site
Newellton, LA 71357
Guest Information:Family Friendly, Meeting/Tour groups welcome, Reservations RequiredPayment Options:American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, VisaSuitable for Ages:All Ages
Property DescriptionAntebellum plantation home on the shores of scenic Lake St. Joseph. Features a museum, guided tours and special events.
WINTER QUARTERS SHS IS CURRENTLY CLOSED DUE TO DAMAGE FROM THE APRIL 4, 2011 TORNADO THAT SWEPT THROUGH THE AREA. RECONSTRUCTION HAS BEGUN AND SHOULD BE COMPLETE BY MID 2014. The site is located 8 miles southeast of Newellton on LA 608 in Tensas Parish. From US 65, turn onto LA 4 East, then turn right on LA 605. Travel approximately 3 miles and turn left on LA 608. Winter Quarters SHS will be approximately 6 miles on the right.