For Louisiana history and culture lovers like you ...

Friends of the Cabildo is a private non-profit volunteer group that provides financial and volunteer support for the Louisiana State Museum, its projects and its property. Since incorporating in 1956, the Friends of the Cabildo has grown into a large statewide membership organization, a dynamic and motivating force in broadening and supporting the aims of the Louisiana State Museum.

Louisiana has a history and culture as rich and as exciting as it is complex.
The Cabildo on Jackson Square
The Louisiana State Museum collects, preserves, and exhibits the art documents, and artifacts which reflect that history and culture, and comprise the state's collective memory.

In the New Orleans Vieux Carre', the Louisiana State Museum maintains and operates the following:

The Wedell-Williams Memorial Aviation Museum of Louisiana in Patterson and the Old Courthouse Museum in Natchitoches are recent additions to the Louisiana State Museum.

Join your friends and fellow enthusiasts in the Friends of the Cabildo

What do Friends of the Cabildo do?

Friends of the Cabildo ...

What do you get for your support?