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 »
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.