Town of Jean Lafitte Tourist Information Center


Stop in to learn about the great places to see and activities to do. Information & directions to Lafitte restaurants representing the Jefferson Louisiana Oyster Trail, get details on the Lafitte-Barataria Museum and Wetland Trace nature boardwalk, Swamp Tours, and independent fishing charter companies and lodging.  Information on the Barataria Preserve of Jean Lafitte National Historic Park & Preserve can be obtained. Unique presentation of the infamous pirate Jean Lafitte's life...a series of animated marionette puppets. Collection of local artists' work and local brochures and information. Take pictures with our Louisiana Oyster Trail hand-painted 3' tall oyster sculpture or with the gentleman Pirate Jean Lafitte! Tourist Information Center hours - 9am-3pm Did you know... Leo Kerner/Lafitte Parkway on Louisiana Highway 3134 in Jefferson is named a Blue Star Memorial Highway. This monument is erected honoring the U.S. Armed Forces, past veterans, present and those who will serve in the future.