Battle of New Orleans in St. Bernard Parish Louisiana

Battle of New Orleans

Come experience living history during the Battle of New Orleans Event at the 40 Arpent Observatory in St. Bernard Parish.

The anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans is commemorated every January on the weekend closest to the battle.

The Battle of New Orleans event includes living history experiences such as, cannon firing, children's activities, and campfire cooking. Special evening events include the battle re-enactments. Held this year at the 40 Arpent Observatory with nearby parking and transportation from Arlene Meraux Elementary on Paris Road, come experience this hands-on, historic event!

The Battle of New Orleans History is shared in many additional ways, with lecture series and national park tours throughout the year. 

Re-enactors, click here to sign up for the Battle of New Orleans Re-enactment.

Please check back for more information concerning the annual Battle of New Orleans reenactment.