Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site

April  2018

As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Group Program: Fleur de Lis Package, Tours of the visitor center and fort, view a musket demonstration and participate in your choice of a cannon drill, calligraphy, hawk throw or flint-and-steel demonstration. Price for this special package is $10/person. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Group Program: Commoner Package, Tour the visitor center, fort, and view a musket demonstration. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Group Program: Cross of St. Louis Package, Tours of the visitor center and fort, view a musket demonstration, participate in your choice of a cannon drill, calligraphy, hawk throw or flint-and-steel demonstration, then choose a walking tour, learn to dip candles or make bullets. Price for this special package is $15/person. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Group Program: St. Denis Package, Take a tour of the visitor center and fort and view a musket demonstration; then participate in your choice of a cannon drill, calligraphy, hawk throw or flint-and-steel demonstration. Participants can also choose a walking tour, learn to dip candles or make bullets; followed by a session on cooking, weaving or woodworking. Price for this special package is $20/person. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
Wednesdays-Sundays • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Daily Living History, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Visitors to the site will see at least one or more demonstrations including: musket firing, molding mini balls, military fort cleaning, carpentry, beading, weaving, and or cooking. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Escape from Fort St. Jean Baptiste, It is May 13, 1732…the Natchitoches colony and Fort are dealing with the aftermath of the Natchez attack; tension is high and conspiracy is all about. Participants are arrested and jailed in the fort under the accusation of conspiring with Fontaine to steal goods and money from the fort. Participants have to solve puzzles and complete tasks, in less than 45 minutes, to get past the guards and escape before St. Denis arrives for their trial. Groups must book in advance; fee to participate is $50.00 per group. Email fortstjean@crt.la.gov to request the program. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
4/7/2018 • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Saturdays for Kids, 10 a.m. - noon. Bring the kids out for a special seasonal two-hour program, weather permitting. Registration is $10 per child. Follow the site on Facebook for information about the specific activities. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.

May  2018

As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Group Program: Fleur de Lis Package, Tours of the visitor center and fort, view a musket demonstration and participate in your choice of a cannon drill, calligraphy, hawk throw or flint-and-steel demonstration. Price for this special package is $10/person. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Group Program: Commoner Package, Tour the visitor center, fort, and view a musket demonstration. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Group Program: Cross of St. Louis Package, Tours of the visitor center and fort, view a musket demonstration, participate in your choice of a cannon drill, calligraphy, hawk throw or flint-and-steel demonstration, then choose a walking tour, learn to dip candles or make bullets. Price for this special package is $15/person. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Group Program: St. Denis Package, Take a tour of the visitor center and fort and view a musket demonstration; then participate in your choice of a cannon drill, calligraphy, hawk throw or flint-and-steel demonstration. Participants can also choose a walking tour, learn to dip candles or make bullets; followed by a session on cooking, weaving or woodworking. Price for this special package is $20/person. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
Wednesdays-Sundays • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Daily Living History, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Visitors to the site will see at least one or more demonstrations including: musket firing, molding mini balls, military fort cleaning, carpentry, beading, weaving, and or cooking. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
As Requested • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Escape from Fort St. Jean Baptiste, It is May 13, 1732…the Natchitoches colony and Fort are dealing with the aftermath of the Natchez attack; tension is high and conspiracy is all about. Participants are arrested and jailed in the fort under the accusation of conspiring with Fontaine to steal goods and money from the fort. Participants have to solve puzzles and complete tasks, in less than 45 minutes, to get past the guards and escape before St. Denis arrives for their trial. Groups must book in advance; fee to participate is $50.00 per group. Email fortstjean@crt.la.gov to request the program. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
5/5/2018 • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Saturdays for Kids, 10 a.m. - noon. Bring the kids out for a special seasonal two-hour program, weather permitting. Registration is $10 per child. Follow the site on Facebook for information about the specific activities. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.

June  2018

Wednesdays-Sundays • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Daily Living History, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Visitors to the site will see at least one or more demonstrations including: musket firing, molding mini balls, military fort cleaning, carpentry, beading, weaving, and or cooking. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.
6/6/2018 to 6/22/2018 • Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site, Natchitoches - Fort St. Jean Baptiste Summer Camp, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., Wednesdays - Sundays. Campers can report to duty each day at 8:30 a.m. and be prepared to leave post at 5 p.m. This year offers: Nature Craze on June 6-8, Military, Spies, and Survivors OH MY! on June 13-15, and Game Time on June 20-22. The cost to attend camp is $50 per child each week. All activities are weather permitting. For more information call 888.677.7853 toll free or 318.357.3101 locally.