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Battle of New Orleans Anniversary

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Date:
January 8

Time:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Cost:
Free

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Venue:
The Hermitage
4580 Rachel's Lane
Nashville, TN 37076
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Phone:
615-889-2941

Email:
info@thehermitage.com

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Battle of New Orleans

Celebrating the 201st anniversary of Jackson’s Victory over the British at New Orleans, The Hermitage will be commemorating the occasion with free admission for all visitors.  A wreath-laying ceremony featuring the National Guard will be held at Jackson’s tomb at 11:00 AM, and living history programs featuring War of 1812 soldiers will be offered throughout the day. The main theatre will also be running a movie marathon of films featuring Jackson and New Orleans, and author David Plater will be hosting a talk and book-signing of his work “The Butlers of Iberville Parish, Louisiana” at 1:30 PM.