Events

Exhibitions

Spotlights

Current Exhibitions

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Andrew Jackson: Hero of New Orleans

November 5, 2014–March 29, 2015
533 Royal St.

THNOC’s exhibition, Andrew Jackson: Hero of New Orleans, examines Jackson’s central role in the Creek War and Battle of New Orleans, as well as the sudden national fame that followed the general’s successful defense of the city. (more…)

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Studio, Street, Self: Portrait Photographs from The Historic New Orleans Collection

December 4, 2014–February 28, 2015
WRC, 410 Chartres St.

Over the course of its 175-year history, photography has captured moments in time both monumental and minor, but portraying a person’s likeness at one specific instant has perhaps been the most prevalent use of the medium. (more…)

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The Anne and Dick Stephens Collection of Louisiana Decoys and Wildfowl Artifacts

Now on view
533 Royal St.

The Historic New Orleans Collection is proud to announce the donation of more than 300 hand-carved decoys and other works of art by southeastern Louisianan craftsmen. (more…)

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THNOC exhibition at Louisiana Children’s Museum

Tues–Sat, 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. • Sun, noon–4:30 p.m.
420 Julia Street

The Historic New Orleans Collection is proud to announce a new collaboration with the Louisiana Children’s Museum. Expanding on LCM’s current architecture exhibit, a new display located on the second floor will teach children ages 4 through 10 about 19th-century life in the French Quarter through recreations of some of THNOC’s properties. (more…)