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 »
Meet Voodoo queen Marie Laveau and discover the differences between the mystery and the history. Actress and historian Barbara Ann Trevigne portrays Laveau and shares her life and times as well as explaining the practice of Voodoo in a way that demystifies it. Drop in for a conversation; Laveau will be at the visitor center from 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
The French Quarter Visitor Center is at 419 Decatur St. in New Orleans.