Free entry to the Civil War Museum with the New Orleans Pass

Civil War Museum

New Orleans Power Pass Benefits:

Free entry to the Civil War Museum
Normal Ticket Price: Adult: $8.00; Child: $5.00

A visit to Louisiana’s Civil War Museum will open your eyes to the history of the Confederate with its unique artefacts and memorabilia, making it one of the most widely respected museums of Civil War in America, as well as the oldest museum in New Orleans.

The artefacts within this Civil War Museum date back to the mid 19th century and were actually donated by Louisiana residents, so the museum has a very authentic and local feel and is worth a visit to learn more about this important event in American history.

Things to see: 

- Civil War uniforms

- Confederate weapons, including guns, bullets, shells and swords

- Personal belongings of Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee, P.G.T. Beauregard, Braxton Bragg and Franklin Gardner

- Battle flags

- Paintings, prints and photographs depicting leaders, soldiers and events

Fun Facts:

• Antebellum Louisiana had one of the largest free black populations in United States, but equally 47% of the population was enslaved by 1860

• The American Civil War lasted from 12th April 1861 until 9th April 1865

• During the Civil War there was the Battle of New Orleans in April 1962 when the Union forces tried to capture the city

 

see the: full list of attractions included

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10.00 - 16.00
Wednesday 10.00 - 16.00
Thursday 10.00 - 16.00
Friday 10.00 - 16.00
Saturday 10.00 - 16.00
Sunday 10.00 - 16.00

Closed: Major Holidays & Mardi Gras Day

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Address:

929 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130,

Telephone:

504.523.4522