The 2017 Bartram Trail Conference will convene in Baton Rouge, Louisiana from March 24 through 26, 2017. The conference begins Friday evening with a reception at Magnolia Mound Plantation and a visit to the LSU Herbarium & LSU Library Special Collection to view Margaret Stone’s watercolors of the native flora of Louisiana. Saturday is filled with presentations of topics related to William Bartram's travels in the Florida Parishes of Louisiana. The conference ends on Sunday with a tree stroll and brunch, tours of Point Coupee Parish, St. Francis Chapel, historic LeJeune Home, LSU Rural Life Museum, Windrush Gardens, and Burden Gardens.
Note: Registration is for the Saturday lectures only and does not include Saturday lunch. Full registration is now closed.
Magnolia Mound Plantation