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As per the Stay at Home Order, which the entire state of Louisiana is now under, the City of Gretna has closed all public recreational areas such as playgrounds and dog parks. These closures and the Stay at Home Order are for the protection and safety of our community. Garbage service will continue operating as normal. Recycling and bulk waste pickup has been temporarily suspended until further notice.


The City of Gretna Tourism Office assists visitors to the City, arranges tour groups and helps coordinate special events. The Tourism Office is in the Heritage House Welcome Center at 1035 Huey P. Long Avenue. Welcome Center hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.

If you are visiting the City or interested in arranging a private tour, please do not hesitate to reach out the City’s Tourism Coordinator.

Area Attractions

See the City’s Area Attractions page.

City of Gretna Welcome Brochure

Please view our Welcome Brochure here.

Gretna in the media

The City of Gretna was recently featured on
Click to see The Best Reasons to Visit Historic Gretna


Department Contact Information


Ronnie Gauthreaux, Tourism Coordinator
Summer Cook, City Events Coordinator