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Jackson Barracks

NW USA
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317 posts
27 reviews
Jackson Barracks

I read somewhere that Jackson Barracks got severely damaged by Katrina- is it still possible to visit there? My guidebook is a few years old and isn't very clear.

Mississippi
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12,999 posts
7 reviews
1. Re: Jackson Barracks

JB's was totally destroyed by Katrina but renovations were completed in 2009.

nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2009/09/jackson_…

www.2theadvocate.com/news/106808808.html

Mississippi
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12,999 posts
7 reviews
2. Re: Jackson Barracks

Here's a link to the museum information concerning hours, etc.

http://www.la.ngb.army.mil/dmh/index.htm

NW USA
Level Contributor
317 posts
27 reviews
3. Re: Jackson Barracks

Thanks again axle, glad to hear the barracks is repaired.

Does anyone know anything about public buses to Jackson Barracks and the Chalmette Battlefield? I'll be staying in the French Qtr and it looks as though I'd be travelling thru the lower 9th ward to get to and fro. Safe area to walk to/wait at bus stops? Thank you in advance!

4. Re: Jackson Barracks

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