Due to state budget cuts, effective immediately the reading Room of the Louisiana Historical Center will be open on Thursdays and Fridays and by appointment only.
To contact the Reading Room directly, call 504.568.3659.
The Louisiana Historical Center, located in the French Quarter at the Old U.S. Mint, is one of America's great archives. Since it opened in 1982, the Center has served thousands of researcher's from around the world. In addition to its priceless collections of Colonial-era manuscripts and maps, the Louisiana Historical Center houses a wealth of primary and secondary source materials in a wide range of media.