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Louisiana
Avery Island
Tabasco Brand Pepper Sauce Factory
Address
Avery Island LA
Phone
Web Site
http://www.tabasco.com/tabasco_history/visit_avery_island.cfm
E-mail  mailto:whatscooking@tabasco.com
Description  tour the factory of the famous hot sauce since 1868
Type of Resource  Historic Place
Primary Focus  Industrial

  LA

  Baton Rouge
 
Louisiana  Governor's Mansion
 
1001 Capital Access Road
 
Baton Rouge  LA   70802  
 
Phone   225 342-5855
 
Web Site  http://www.lamansionfoundation.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@lamansionfoundation.org
 
Alt Web  http://www.sciencedaily.com/upi/index.php?feed=Science&article=UPI-1-20050505-14534700-bc-us-mansion.xml
 
Description  by appointment only
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Building Type   Governors Mansion
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
Era  1963
 
Owner/Operator:  Louisiana Governors Mansion Foundation
 
New or Updated:   7/9/2005

LA Old State Capitol
100 North Boulevard
Baton Rouge LA
Phone  225 342-0500
Web Site www.sec.state.la.us/museums/osc/osc/osc-index.htm
Toll Free  800 488-2968
Description
Type of Resource 
Historic Place
Building Type  Capitol
Nature of Group or Site  Government

  LA

  Baton Rouge

  LA State Capitol

  State Capitol Drive

  Baton Rouge  LA

  Phone   225 342-7317

  Web Site  www.crt.state.la.us/crt/tourism/capitol/capitol.htm

  Description  tallest state capitol building features 27th floor observation deck

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type   Capitol

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  New or Updated:        7/17/2005
 

  LA

  Baton Rouge

  Old Arsenal Museum

  900 Capitol Lake Drive

  Baton Rouge                    LA           70802    

  Phone  225 342-0401

  Web  http://www.sec.state.la.us/museums/arsenal/arsenal-index.htm

  Alt Web  http://www.sec.state.la.us/museums/museums/museums-index.htm

  Description  Powder magazine, now set among formal gardens in State Capitol

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus Military

  Era  1838

  New or Updated                               1/24/2006
 

  LA

  Brusly

  St John the Baptist Catholic Church

  402 S Kirkland Road (River Road)

  PO Box 248

  Brusly  LA   70719    

  Phone  225 749-2189

  Web Site http://www.stjohnthebaptistcatholicchurch.com/

  E-mail  mailto:pat@sjbcc.brcoxmail.com

  Description  serving the areas since the 1700's, current church constructed 1907

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Religious

  Building Type  Church

  New or Updated:  1/4/2007

 

 

  LA

  Morgan City

  Brownell Memorial Park

  3359 Highway 70

  PO Box 949

  Morgan City LA         70380    

  Phone   985 384-2283

  Web Site  http://www.cajuncoast.com/attract.html

  Alt Web  http://www.engineeringsights.org/SightDetail.asp?Sightid=54&id=LA&view=s&name=&page=1&image=0

  Description  nine acre park with 61 bell carillon

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Gardens

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Reserve

  Industry /Profession Music

  Collection A-F Carillon

  New or Updated:             9/27/2005

 

 

  Louisiana

  Natchitoches

  Ducournau Square

  No 8 Ducournau Square

  Natchitoches  LA

  Phone

  Web Site  http://www.explorenatchitoches.com/historicdistrict.php?task=view&articleID=116

  Description  restored building with courtyard, in the middle of historic district

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Building Type   Commercial

  Era  1820

  New or Updated:       9/28/2005

 

  Natchitoches

  Fort St Jean Baptiste

  155 Rue Jefferson

  Natchitoches  LA   71457    

  Phone   318 357-3101

  Web Site  http://www.lastateparks.com/fortstj/ftstjean.htm

  Toll Free  888 677-7853

  E-mail  mailto:fortstjean@crt.state.la.us

  Alt Web  http://www.explorenatchitoches.com/stateparks.php?task=view&articleID=5

  Description  reconstructed French fort with active living history program schedule

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type   Fort

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Group Identity   French

  Era  1716

  New or Updated:         9/30/2005

 

  LA

  Natchitoches

  Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

  613 Second Street

  Natchitoches              LA

  Phone

  Web Site  http://www.explorenatchitoches.com/historicdistrict.php?task=view&articleID=95

  Description  sixth church on site, Old Seminary building holds records and artifacts

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Religion

  Building Type   Church

  Era  1857

  New or Updated:             10/4/2005

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  LA

  New Orleans

  Edgar Degas House

  2306 Esplanade Avenue

  New Orleans  LA    70119    

  Phone   504 821-5009

  Web Site  www.degashouse.com

  Description  home of French Impressionist painter Edgar Degas from 1872-73, now a B&B with  tours by appt

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Kind of Activity   B&B

  New or Updated:          10/11/2005


  LA

  New Iberia

  Conrad Rice Mill - Konriko Company Store

  307 Ann Street

  PO Box 10640

  New Iberia   LA     70562    

  Phone   337 364-7242

  Alt Phone   337 364-7242

  Web Site  http://www.konriko.com/

  Toll Free  800 551-3245

  Description  working rice mill, tours available,

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building Type   Mill

  Era  1914

  New or Updated:             10/2/2005

 
  Louisiana
New Orleans
International Shrine of St Jude Shrine
411 North Rampart St
New Orleans  LA  70112    
 
Phone  504 525-1551
 
Web Site  http://www.saintjudeshrine.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:father@saintjudeshrine.com
 
Description  church original called Mortuary Chapel, for funerals, has served several                        religious functions since
 
Type of Resource  Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Religion
 
Building Type  Church
 
Era      1826
 
Owner/Operator:  Oblates of Mary Immaculate
 
New or Updated:  07/09/2003

  LA
 
New Orleans
 
St Alphonsus Art & Cultural
 
2045 Constance Street
 
New Orleans  LA  70130    
 
Phone  504 524-8116
 
Web Site  http://www.stalphonsus.org/
 
Description  tours of historic church, classes, concerts, genealogy
 
Type of Resource  Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Religion
 
Building Type  Church
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy
 
Group Identity  Irish
 
New or Updated:  07/11/2003
 

  LA

  Wallace

  Whitney Plantation Historic District

  River Road

  Wallace  LA

  Web Site http://www.nps.gov/history/nr/travel/louisiana/whi.htm

  Description  numerous structures of sugar cane plantation - all privately owned &

                    not open to public, but visible from road

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type  Plantation

  Era  1803

  New or Updated:  7/5/2007


  LA

  White Castle

  Nottoway Plantation

  30970 Highway 405

  PO BOX 160

  White Castle  LA   70788    

  Phone   225 545-2730

  Web Site  http://www.nottoway.com/

  Toll Free  866 527-5884

  E-mail  mailto:innkeeper@nottoway.com

  Description  plantation overlooking the Mississippi, now holds restaurant & 15 overnight rooms,  offers tours during the day

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building

  Building Type   Restaurant

  Era  1859

  New or Updated:  12/5/2005

 
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