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Louisiana Historical Marker Program Guidelines

Louisiana Historical Marker Program Application

The Louisiana Historical Marker program commemorates facts, persons, events, and places prominently identified with the history of the nation, state, or region. Historical markers are privately sponsored and funded by sponsors. Any individual or group may nominate a location or occasion of historical interest for historical marker commemoration.

Louisiana Historical Marker Program Application Deadline is May 17, 2023.

All applications must be postmarked or emailed by the day of the deadline or will not be accepted. Mail or Email applications and additional documentation to one of the below addresses. If you have questions, please email Lynne Coxwell at [email protected] or call at 225.342.2876.

Review the guidelines and start your application.

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Please email applications and supporting documentation to:

Louisiana Office of Tourism
Louisiana Historical Marker Program
Attn: Lynne Coxwell
P.O. Box 94291
Baton Rouge, LA 70804 

or

Louisiana Office of Tourism
Louisiana Historical Marker Program
Attn: Lynne Coxwell
1051 N. 3rd St.
Room 337
Baton Rouge, LA  70802

Email: [email protected]