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    Jean Lafitte

    National Historical Park and Preserve Louisiana

Event Details

  • Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 02/07/2014 to 03/07/2014

    Location: Chalmette Battlefield, Chalmette | Map Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Chalmette Battlefield, Chalmette Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 504-281-0510

"I Remember..." is a special exhibit produced by the Public Outreach Committe of the Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection and Restoration Act Task Force, a federal, state, and local partnership dedicated to restoring the Gulf Coast. Explore this generation's "Battle of New Orleans" through photographs by Lane Lefort and paintings of bygone days by Marian Brister Martinez. Oral histories available via smart phone share stories from oystermen, scientists, a member of the United Houma Nations, and coastal restoration specialists.

Chalmette Battlefield is located at 8606 West St. Bernard Highway in Chalmette. Note that the visitor center is closed on Tuesday, March 4, for Mardi Gras.