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Memorial Hall Confederate Civil War Museum

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Well done not over done

No matter your feelings about the civil war, it happened and it is in the past and is a part of out... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jon K
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DeFuniak Springs, Florida, United States
Nicely done small museum

Stumbled upon this when we left the WW2 museum. As my family had fought on the Confederate side... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
William M
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Plymouth, Minnesota, United States
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929 Camp St, At St. Joseph's, New Orleans, LA 70130-3907
Arts District – Warehouse District
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All reviews jefferson davis battle flags great collection southern history personal artifacts short video on display beautiful building history buff less than an hour gift shop well worth the visit united states couple of hours two hours rainy day lots of history
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Reviewed 2 days ago

No matter your feelings about the civil war, it happened and it is in the past and is a part of out history. A nice collection of memorabilia. A nice place to spend a couple of hours. Price is good.

Thank Jon K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stumbled upon this when we left the WW2 museum. As my family had fought on the Confederate side during the Civil War, I had to stop in and look around. The museum focuses on the individual stories of soldiers and family members. No big battles...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A decent museum with some cool artifacts. It is all self guided and only one employee working there. The cost is $10 which is kind of high when compared to other options that have more items and staff to answer questions. Not a bad visit...More

Thank Brad H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is small (one room, and then a side hallway off of that) with not a lot of organization. Each display is just a random bit of artifacts from important Confederate generals or soldiers. There's no chronology to the museum. It's right across the...More

Thank Samantha I
Reviewed 1 September 2018

This is a small museum. The Kentucky Rifle used at the Battle of New Orleans was -to me- the most interesting piece to see. It is located very near the (massive) WWII Museum. It will not take you very long to browse the exhibits on...More

Thank Christian S
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This place has a lot of history and it preserved in its original form. There are many flags that were flown in the Civil War and the gentlemen and women that shaped our history. New Orleans is the birthplace for many things and history is...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this museum. It’s small but has a lot amazing artifacts to check out. A must for Civil War history buffs. Make sure to watch the short film before your tour.

2  Thank millhorn
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This visit was not in our plans but a last minute addition. Well worth it as it was a very interesting museum.

1  Thank CoachRFM
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Everything was exceptional! All the artifacts told about the individual it represented. Video was very good! My 16 yr old enjoyed it and that these items were real not copies.

1  Thank Karmel C
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Excellent. 100 percent history. I was very pleased with this place. I am a serious history guy and I saw and learned stuff I never knew. Do it.

1  Thank Chris W
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Arts District / Warehouse District
Once a thriving industrial zone, today this district
is home to a buzzing arts scene with an amazing
assortment of galleries, boutiques, and studios having
moved in and set up shop throughout the disused
warehouses for which the area is so well known. Much
of the art you'll come across here is local in scope,
ownership and inspiration. However, among the many old
brick warehouses are modern structures of steel and
...More
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Jack L
1 July 2018|
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Response from RaquelD68 | Reviewed this property |
Metered parking is available in and around the museum area as it’s a business district. We coupled our trip to the civil war museum with a visit to the National WWII museum across the street. If you plan to visit one- highly... More
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Gayle P
13 April 2017|
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Response from gyzngalz | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on how 'into' the confederacy you are - me, not much, never have been nor will be...you have to decide how much you want to know - call and ask the staffer. He will likely have the time to discuss it with... More
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