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Plaquemine Lock State Historic Site is back open.

The Plaquemine Lock State Historic Site is back open.  Thanks to help from Iberville Parish and the city of Plaquemine.  The site is open Wednesday – Sunday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.  It was all part of a cooperative agreement between the … Continue reading

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Budget Cuts to Impact Louisiana State Historic Sites

MEDIA ADVISORY   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                  Contact: SharonBroussard July 20, 2010                                                                                        ph. 225-342-5473 Budget Cuts to Impact Louisiana State Historic Sites  BATON ROUGE – The Office of State Parks is announcing that, due to extensive budget cuts in the upcoming … Continue reading

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New Page for the Irishtown Project

Hey folks! The Novice Birder has flown le coop to make room for a new page for  the Irishtown Archaeology Project. Please visit this page for all the latest information on this collaborative project!

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Office of State Parks Announces Revised Fee Structure

BATON ROUGE – The Office of State Parks is adjusting fees on various camping and outdoor recreational facilities at their parks and historic sites. The new pricing will go into effect July 1. “Recreational opportunities are still a great value … Continue reading

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Lock Logic!

What year was the Lock constructed? If you are the first person to give the correct answer to the Ranger inside the Lock House, you win a prize! 

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Changes to Calendar

Hey folks, We have changed our calendar of events for July 2010 through June 2011. Please visit our “Calendar of Events” page to see the changes we have made for your enjoyment here at the Lock. If you have any … Continue reading

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Music on the River

Join us this Saturday, May 22 from 6-9 pm for Music on the River! This year we will be featuring Unfinished Business, a local band from Plaquemine. Be sure to bring your own chairs, blankets, coolers, and refreshments for this … Continue reading

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