Specific rules and regulations for Cane River Creole National Historical Park are outlined in the Superintendent's Compendium; you may also request a free copy by contacting the park. As of May 20, 2021, the park also has additional addendums and closure orders related to COVID-19 reduced occupancy and face coverings.
As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park. It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a starting point, please visit our state's website to search for applicable laws. Applicable Louisiana State laws include:
Federal law 18 USC 930 also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances. No firearms, whether concealed or carried openly, are allowed in any National Park Services facilities in Louisiana. Facilities include buildings, structures, offices, and locations where ranger programs are conducted.
Last updated: May 20, 2021