Baroness Pontalba
The Cabildo
Greater New Orleans
New Orleans
Event Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018

Join us for our Tricentennial Finale Celebration hosted at the historic Cabildo. The Founders Ball, presented by the Louisiana Museum Foundation, is the most highly anticipated event of the season! The exhibition opening honors and celebrates the Almonester-Pontalba legacy. Special guests include Charles-Edouard and Isabelle, Baron and Baroness de Pontalba of le chateau de Mont-L'Eveque, France. Ticketed guests to the ball will be treated to exquisite food, delicious libations and be the first to experience the exhibition before it is open to the public. 

Dress is period attire or black-tie. Tickets are $300 per person for Louisiana Museum Foundation & Friends of the Cabildo members and $350 per person for non-members. Space is limited for this once in a lifetime event. Tickets on sale at