CRCNHP announces Hurricane Laura closures


In an effort to ensure the safety and protection of the public, park staff, resources, and facilities, Cane River Creole National Historical Park will close Thursday, August 27 based on the impending threat of Hurricane Laura. The closure is expected to last through Thursday, Aug. 27 until the storm safely passes.

The National Park Service staff will be monitoring ongoing developments with Tropical Storm Laura and will post updates as needed on the park website at or find us on For more storm information visit and