Louisiana's Civil War Museum at Confederate Memorial Hall was established in 1899, when most of the artifacts were...
moreLouisiana's Civil War Museum at Confederate Memorial Hall was established in 1899, when most of the artifacts were donated. Here, you can view a broad spectrum of items from the Civil War, including uniforms, weapons, ammunition, medical equipment, battle flags, and currency. Also on exhibit are the personal effects belonging to Confederate President Jefferson Davis and part of Robert E. Lee's silver camp service. less
This is a very small museum to visit, but very much worth the $20 entry fee. It's all on the 1st floor and the uniforms and weaponry are fascinating, as well as some of the most interesting artifacts...more
So after spending two days at the WWII Museum next door, we stumbled across this museum completely by accident. And given the sophistication and size of the WWII Museum, this one was quite small in...more