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Camp Moore Confedrate Museum

Tangipahoa, LA
+1 985-229-2438
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Outstanding collection

Off the beaten path and privately owned, Camp Moore features an outstanding collection of exhibits... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
David T
,
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
via mobile
A special place of significance

Thunderstorms and traffic jams on the highways delayed our arrival to Camp Moore just at was... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2016
Thomas H
,
Fort Wayne, In
via mobile
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Tangipahoa, LA
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Off the beaten path and privately owned, Camp Moore features an outstanding collection of exhibits. The 18 minute video is as good as any produced by the National Park Service.

Thank David T
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Thunderstorms and traffic jams on the highways delayed our arrival to Camp Moore just at was closing at 3 PM on a Saturday. Mentioning my Confederate ancestor, who was a Lt. Colonel for the 1st Louisiana Infantry Regiment, and who died six years after the...More

1  Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 11 September 2014

I had passed this place multiple times but never had the opportunity to give it a look. There is a walking self-tour that is well designed and presented, with nice write-ups on what you are looking at and what happened where. There are excellent exhibits...More

1  Thank Warren D
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Camp Moore was the largest Confederate training camp located in Louisiana during the Civil War. While the camp was destroyed, the land and cemetery has been preserved. The museum, staffed by volunteers, was rich with artifacts. It is only open Wed - Sat 10:00 AM...More

2  Thank Angel-M_LA
Reviewed 18 July 2012

Camp Moore is worth the fairly short drive from New Orleans. While this is not a large museum it is steeped in history, having been one of the main training sites in Louisiana during the Civil War. This is also the birthplace of Wheat’s Tigers,...More

1  Thank WCDiver
Reviewed 25 February 2011

It is worth a side trip to this small Civil War site near Hwy 51. The museum has interesting displays of Civil War (known as the War of Northern Aggression in the south) artifacts and a film to watch in the lower floor. Learn about...More

Thank HelenaRose
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