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Established by Congress in 1966, the National Register of Historic Places is the nation's official list of significant historic properties. Each state has a historic preservation office, which is responsible for nominating buildings, sites, districts, etc. to the Register. In Louisiana, the Division of Historic Preservation administers this program.

National Register News:

The following draft nominations will be presented at the December 6, 2018, National Register Review Committee Meeting:

The dates for the National Register Review Committee Meetings in 2018/2019 are as follows:

  • December 6, 2018
  • April 4, 2019
  • August 1, 2019
  • December 5, 2019

For all deadlines for the above meetings, please see the deadline table under "Nomination Packet," here.



To find out if your property is listed on the National Register or located within a National Register Historic District, search our interactive map here


For more information contact
Historic Preservation's National Register Coordinator,
Jessica G. Richardson.
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 44247
Baton Rouge LA 70804
Phone:(225) 219-4595
Fax:(225) 342-8173


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