Introduction to Reserve, Louisiana
Reserve is part of the New Orleans metropolitan statistical area (MSA).
Reserve is a CDP or census - designated place and is located in St. John the Baptist Parish, which was founded in 1807. The plantation of the town had the largest sugar refinery of the country in the early 20th century. Reserve was visited by President William Howard Taft in 1909 and by President Gerald Ford in 1976.
Reserve and nearby Attractions
- Garyville Timbermill Museum
- Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve
- Huey P. Long Mansion
- Bayou Segnette State Park
- Longue Vue House & Gardens
- Tickfaw State Park
Things To Do In Reserve
Reserve offers easy access to Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, Longue Vue House and Gardens, Cabildo, Fairview - Riverside State Park, and Tickfaw State Park. The Garyville Timbermill Museum is also nearby. Apart from these, Reserve also organizes a number of recreational events and special programs throughout the year.
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is the nearest airport.
Reserve Higher Education
Louisiana Technical College - River Parishes Campus is located in Reserve. Nicholls State University, Loyola University New Orleans, and Tulane University of Louisiana also offer higher educational facilities.