Jacksonian Gazette


199th Anniversary Commemoration of the Battle of New Orleans


The celebration of Jackson's victory at the Battle of New Orleans every January 8 has become the enduring tradition of The Hermitage. Visitors enjoy free admission on this day, and can participate in a number of activities, beginning at 9:00 am. Living history, period musicians, crafts and educational activities begin at 9:00. The traditional wreath-laying ceremony begins promptly at 11:00. The events of the day conclude at 3:00. Refreshments will be available, and children will want to pick up their Hermitage

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For more information, contact Erin Adams, Director of Public Programs & Volunteers at Contact Erin Adams, Director of Public Relations & Volunteers at 615-889-2941 ext. 211 or at eadams@thehermitage.com