Plan Your Visit
Join Jean Lafitte's crew! Follow the park on social media and find out what's new with the crew.
The six sites of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve offer something for everyone, from history to culture to outdoor adventure. Information about and links to each site are below; see this printable pdf for hours and days of operation.
Other National Park Service areas in Louisiana are
To learn about all National Park Service projects in Louisiana, from historic places to community conservation and recreation, visit the NPS Louisiana page.
Links to nearby sites of interest outside the National Park Service are
Did You Know?
Although there are over 250 species of North American crawfish, Louisiana’s annual 100-million-pound, $50 million harvest consists mainly of two species. There are a lot of ways to eat crawfish: crawfish etouffee, crawfish pie, crawfish stew, boiled crawfish, crawfish beignets, crawfish bread.....