your guide to over 550 living history museums

Resource Guide - Type of Resource

Resource Guide Index

Places Home Page

Quick Guide
Name, City, Type of Resource

   
 

Museums Louisiana New Orleans

 

 

Special Directories

County Fairs

Parks

Festivals

Cities

 

 

Museum Main Page
 

 

  Louisiana

  New Orleans

  Amistad Research Center, Tulane University

  6823 St Charles Ave

  Tilton Hall - Tulane U

  New Orleans   LA   70118    

  Phone   504 865-5535

  Web Site  http://www.amistadresearchcenter.org/

  Description  SEE WEBSITE FOR post-Katrina INFO African and African American art,

                    textiles, masks, musical instruments, manuscripts, photographs

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Civil Rights

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Group Identity   African American

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:   10/6/2005

  New Orleans
  Black Arts National Diaspora Museum
 
1530 N Claiborne Ave
  New Orleans LA  70116   
 
Phone  504 949-2263
  Alt Phone  504 949-0807
  Web Site  http://www.bandinc.org/museum.html
  Toll Free  888 535-2263
  E-mail  mailto:%20info@bandinc.org
  Description  300 contemporary paintings, woodcarvings & sculptures from Brazil, Haiti,                         Ghana, Ivory Coast & the Americas
  
Type of Resource  Museum
  
Primary Focus  Arts
   Group Identity
   African
  
New or Updated:   07/21/2003
 

  Louisiana

  New Orleans

  Fort Pike State Commemorative Area

  Route 6 Box 194

  New Orleans  LA    70129    

  Phone  504 662-5703

  Web Site  http://www.lastateparks.com/fortpike/fortpike.htm

  Description  masonry fort built after the War of 1812, used as staging area in Seminole wars, used  by both sides in the Civil War

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type   Fort

  Era  1826

  New or Updated:   11/30/2005


  New Orleans

  Historic New Orleans Collection

  533 Royal Street

  RESEARCH CENTER 420 Chartres St

  New Orleans  LA   70130    

  Phone  504 598-7145

  Web Site  www.hnoc.org

  Description  Concentrating on Louisiana history

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Research /Reading  Library

  Owner/Operator:  Williams Research Center of Historic New Orleans

  New or Updated:   11/9/2005
 

Louisiana
New Orleans
Memorial Hall Confederate Museum New Orleans
929 Camp St
New Orleans LA 70130
Phone 504 523-4522
Web Site http://www.confederatemuseum.com/
Description 125 battle flags, uniforms, guns & swords, photos, exhibits on well-known figures of the Confederate States
Type of Resource Museum
Collection A-F Arms
Collection N-Z Uniforms
Owner/Operator: Memorial Hall Foundation
New or Updated: 06/30/2003
 

  LA

  New Orleans

  National D-Day Museum

  945 Magazine St

  New Orleans  LA   70130    

  Phone   504 527-6012

  Web   http://www.ddaymuseum.org/

  Description  The landings in Normandy, June 1944

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Era   WW II

  New or Updated   1/25/2006

Louisiana
New Orleans
Fort Pike State Commemorative Area
Route 6 Box 194
New Orleans LA  70129
Phone 504 662-5703
Web Site http://enlou.com/places/statecommareas.htm - fortpike
Alt Web http://www.crt.state.la.us/crt/parks/fortpike/fortpike.htm
Description masonry fort built after the War of 1812, used as staging area in Seminole wars, used by both sides in the Civil War
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Building Type Fort
Era 1826

Louisiana
New Orleans
Jean Lafitte National Historic Park & Preserve
419 Rue Decatur
mail: 365 Canal St, Suite 2400
New Orleans LA 70130
Phone 504 589-2133
Alt Phone 504 589-3882
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/jela/
Description Delta region park has six units across Mississippi - visitor center/museum in New Orleans interprets area and cultures
Type of Resource Museum
 

  LA

  New Orleans

  Louisiana Children's Museum

  420 Julia Street

  New Orleans   LA   70130    

  Phone   504 523-1357

  Web Site  www.lcm.org/

  Description  The Lab math & physics experiments; physical fitness & disabilities, working TV   studio

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  10/17/2005

  LA

  New Orleans

  Louisiana State Museum New Orleans

  701 Chartres Street

  Jackson Square

  New Orleans  LA   70116    

  Phone   504 568-6968

  Web Site  http://lsm.crt.state.la.us

  Toll Free  800 568-6968

  Description  5 historic buildings open to the public, cover fine and decorative arts, Mardi Gras, jazz

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Building Type   Civic

  New or Updated:           10/31/2005

 

  LA

  New Orleans

  New Orleans Museum of Art

  1 Collins Diboll Circle

  PO Box 3373 Baton Rouge 70821

  New Orleans    LA           70119    

  Phone   225 344-5272

  Web Site  www.noma.org

  Description  TEMPORARILY CLOSED DUE TO HURRICANE KATRINA general purpose art

                    museum in City Park, Faberge, Chinese Jade, hands on and computer gallery

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  New or Updated:             11/6/2005
 

  LA

  New Orleans

  Mew Orleans Museums.com

  Address  *****

  NewOrleans               LA

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

  Description  official city site with all museums listed

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Kind of Activity   Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

  Owner/Operator:  New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corp

  New or Updated:           10/17/2005
 

Louisiana
New Orleans
Newcomb Art Gallery
Woldenberg Art College
Newcomb College/Tulane University
New Orleans  LA  70118    
 
Phone  504 865-5328
 
Web Site  http://www.tulane.edu/~newcomb/artindex.html
 
Description  focus on early 20th century crafts with pottery, metalwork, embroidery, &                        books, two Tiffany triptychs
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Collection A-F  Decorative Arts
 
Collection G-M  Glass
 
Collection N-Z  Pottery
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003
Last Update:  03/03/2010 Previous Site        Previous Page E-Mail Step Into Places
Google

HOME  |  RESOURCE GUIDE  |  CALENDAR VIEW  |  CALENDAR ENTRY  |  ABOUT US  |  CONTACT

                           
Step Into
History
Step Into
Historic Houses
Step Into
Old Towns
Step Into
Science
Step Into
Kids Stuff
Step Into
Museums
Step Into Experience

Copyright 2001-2009 Step Into Places, Inc. All rights reserved
Web Design by 5207 Inc.