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Louisiana Historical Marker Program

The Louisiana Historical Marker program commemorates facts, persons, events, and places prominently identified with the history of the nation, state, or region. Historical markers are privately sponsored and funded by sponsors. Any individual or group may nominate a location or occasion of historical interest for historical marker commemoration.

Louisiana Historical Marker Program Application Deadline is CLOSED. All applications must be postmarked or emailed by the day of the deadline or will not be accepted. Mail or email applications and additional documentation to one of the below addresses. If you have questions, please email Lynne Coxwell at or call 225.342.2876. 

Louisiana Office of Tourism
Louisiana Historical Marker Program
Attn: Lynne Coxwell
P.O. Box 94291
Baton Rouge, LA 70804


Louisiana Office of Tourism
Louisiana Historical Marker Program
Attn: Lynne Coxwell
1051 N. 3rd St., Room 337
Baton Rouge, LA 70802


Historical Markers Guidelines and Application
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Louisiana Feed Your Soul LogoFYS Logo

Recipients of Cooperative Marketing Program and Competitive Grant Program for Marketing funding are required to use the "Feed Your Soul /" logo in publicity efforts for their Sponsorship funded event. All other uses of the logo require permission from the Louisiana Office of Tourism. Copies of the trademarked Louisiana Feed Your Soul logo can be found by clicking the link below.

click here to visit DCRT's Document Archive webpage
for the Feed Your Soul Brand Style Guide.

Welcome Center Programs

Louisiana's Welcome Centers are a great means to spread the word about your travel and tourism related region, business, event or attraction. Find out more about how to arrange a Travel Counselor FAM Tour or participate in the Welcome Center Brochure Distribution Program.

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