Calendar | Sunday, January 6, 2019

Events

  • January 6, 2019

    Caillot Circle members will be celebrating the kickoff of the 2019 Carnival Season on Sunday, January 6, by joining in the traditional champagne toast to the Krewe of Jeanne d’Arc.

Exhibitions

  • Twelfth Night Revelers pageant design; created for January 6, 1871; watercolor by Charles Briton; THNOC, 1975.117.9

    Twelfth Night Revelers pageant design; created for January 6, 1871; watercolor by Charles Briton; THNOC, 1975.117.9

    January 6, 2019 to March 1, 2019

    The Historic New Orleans Collection's popular Carnival-themed tour returns this year to the Louisiana History Galleries.

  • A Plantation Burial; 1860; oil on canvas by John Antrobus; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1960.46

    A Plantation Burial; 1860; oil on canvas by John Antrobus; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1960.46

    This permanent exhibition presents a narrative of the state’s history using art and artifacts that date from precolonial history through Hurricane Katrina.

  • Purchased Lives panel exhibition

    The Historic New Orleans Collection presents a panel version of "Purchased Lives: The American Slave Trade from 1808 to 1865" at its Williams Research Center, 410 Chartres Street.