Columbus Day Closures
All park sites closed Monday, October 13, for Columbus Day. Follow the link for information about park hours and days and about access to the Barataria Preserve and Chalmette Battlefield/Chalmette National Cemetery on holidays. More »
Honor America's fallen troops as the Vietnam Veterans of VFW Post 3798 present a Memorial Day tribute with color guard, bagpiper, and remarks from post members. Vietnam War veterans in the cemetery and members of the post interred elsewhere will be honored with a salute. Learn more here, including how you can volunteer for Memorial Day projects.
Chalmette National Cemetery is located at 8606 West St. Bernard Highway in Chalmette.