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 »
Learn some basic botany and discover wetlands wildflowers on a guided walk along a boardwalk trail Walk is free but space is limited so reservations are required; call the preserve visitor center at 504-689-3690 ext. 10.
The Barataria Preserve is located at 6588 Barataria Blvd. in Marrero (near Crown Point).