About Museum

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Confederate Memorial Hall is a museum located in New Orleans, Louisiana containing historical artifacts related to the Confederate States of America and the American Civil War. It is historically also known as “Memorial Hall”. It houses the second largest collection of Confederate Civil War items in the world. The museum is also known as Louisiana’s Civil War Museum at Confederate Memorial Hall.

The museum’s building is known as the “Battle Abbey of the South” due to its elaborate stained glass windows and distinctive church-like architecture. It is the oldest continually active museum in Louisiana.