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    Jean Lafitte

    National Historical Park and Preserve Louisiana

Contact Public Affairs

For more information, please contact Park Ranger Kristy Wallisch

  • by email
  • by phone 504-589-3882 ext. 225
  • by fax 504-589-4155
  • by mail 419 Decatur St., New Orleans LA 70130

If Kristy is not available, please contact Chief of Interpretation and Education Nigel Fields

  • by email
  • by phone 504-589-3882 ext. 224
  • by fax 504-589-4155
  • by mail 419 Decatur St., New Orleans LA 70130

Did You Know?

Men dressed as 1815 soldiers fire cannon.

January 8 used to be a national holiday. That's because January 8, 1815, was the date of the Battle of New Orleans.