Veterans Day and Thanksgiving Closures
All park sites except Chalmette Battlefield/Chalmette National Cemetery closed Tuesday, November 11, for Veterans Day. All park sites closed on Thanksgiving, November 27. Follow the link for more on park hours and days. More »
Volunteers are needed to prepare Chalmette National Cemetery for Memorial Day. To honor those interred at the cemetery, flags will be placed at every headstone. Flags will be put out on Friday, May 23, beginning at 7:30 a.m. and will be removed on Tuesday, May 27, beginning at 7:30 a.m.
For more information about this year's Memorial Day volunteer projects and the Memorial Day ceremony at the national cemetery, click here.