Port Hudson State Historic Site

Port Hudson State Historic Site


Location:On US 61 in East Feliciana Parish, 14 miles north of Baton Rouge.
Facilities:Museum, observation towers, outdoor displays, walking trails (6 miles), picnic area, visitor center, restrooms.
Activities:Guided tours, living history demonstrations, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Site includes original Civil War earthworks used by Confederate forces during the 1863 siege of Port Hudson by Union forces, a pivotal battle for control of the Mississippi River. The siege lasted 48 days and is believed to be the longest in American military history. The site is a National Historic Landmark.
Address:236 Hwy 61
Jackson, LA 70748

Phone:225-654-3775
Fax:225-654-4413
Phone:888-677-3400
Web: www.crt.state.la.us/parks/ipthudson.aspx
Size: 899 acres.

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Notes: A non-mandatory prebid meeting will be held at 4-20-16 at 10:00 AM at Port Hudson State Historic Site, 236 US-61, Jackson, LA 70748.
Day-Use Restroom Building as specified at Port Hudson State Historic Site.
Provide all labor, materials, supplies, and equipment necessary to install a Wastewater Treatment Unit at the Day-Use Restroom Building as specified at Port Hudson State Historic Site as per bid document specifications.

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