Natchitoches in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
First Mass in Natchitoches
“This plaque presented to Nathchitoches by the Spanish Government on the occasion of the celebration of the 250th anniversary of its founding, May 9, 1964."
(This plaque replaces the original which was lost in transit.)
Erected 1964 by The Spanish Government.
Location. 31° 45.667′ N, 93° 5.261′ W. Marker is in Natchitoches, Louisiana, in Natchitoches Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street (State Highway 1) and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 145 Church St, Natchitoches LA 71457, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Basilica of the Immaculate Conception (a few steps from this marker); The Legacy of Catholicism The Natchitoches Parish Old Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Denis Tomb (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Red River Campaign (about 600 feet away); The American Transition (about 700 feet away); Ducournau Building (about 700 feet away); Ft. St. Jean Baptiste (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchitoches.
Also see . . . The Minor Basilica of the Immaculate Conception. (Submitted on November 5, 2017.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 72 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 3, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.