Camp Parapet Day Open House

November 07, 2020
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Camp Parapet Map Photo
Camp Parapet Map Photo
Powder Magazine and Artillery Photo 2
Powder Magazine and Artillery Photo 2
5th Co Washington Artillery Photo 3
5th Co Washington Artillery Photo 3
Raising the Federal Stars and Stripes Photo 4
Raising the Federal Stars and Stripes Photo 4
Learning about Camp Parapet Photo 5
Learning about Camp Parapet Photo 5

Location

2812 Arlington Ave
Jefferson LA 70121

Camp Parapet, formerly Ft. John Morgan, originally a Confederate fortification and later captured by Federal Forces in 1862, was designed to protect the City of New Orleans from assault by river. Visit the original powder magazine, meet uniformed reenactors and have your picture taken, enjoy vintage music and learn period dancing, see historical exhibits of artifacts and weapons, learn about other Civil War and historic sites and events to visit around the state. Gates open 10am-3pm

Amenities

General Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Handicapped Accessible

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