The Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve Visitors Center offers free information on Louisiana’s cultural traditions, history, historical sites and natural landscapes. Aside from the access to free information, this is a great place to cool off on a hot New Orleans day. Browse through their tour pamphlets and see what Louisiana has to offer. Free; Great resource for planning trips to natural preserves and national parks in Louisiana. If you’re interested in seeing some of the places mentioned in our ‘Baton Rouge and Acadiana’ supplement, the Jean Lafitte NHP Visitors Center provides in-depth information that may be beneficial to you.