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 »
Created by curator Herman Mhire, graphic designer Kate Ferry, and historian Charles Eliot, "Becoming Louisiana: The Path to Statehood" celebrates the 2012 bicentennial of Louisiana statehood. Discover the role that Louisiana's geography and cultural heritage played when Louisiana became the 18th state.
The Acadian Cultural Center is located at 501 Fisher Road in Lafayette.