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Fort Jackson, Buras

Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • I think if Fort Jackson was located close to New Orleans, it would be a star attraction. I drove around the fort, stopping in a few places to get out and take pictures. You could definitely spend a...  more »
  • Just wish the fortress was open! Still, worth the trip -- be sure to stop at the Visitor Center! Two fortresses, one on each side of the Mississippi River, were built after the War of 1812 when the....  more »
  • Great spot to stop and view en route to Venice or surrounding areas. Gate was locked, and would have liked to have wandered around inside. The most outside was really cool. Would make for a great area to take some sunset style pictures with all of the trees. Will come back to investigate more when I have additional time.
  • I loved the whole experience. We took a personal tour which was also great. There is a picnic area too. A good place to spend a day with the family.

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