Sidney Bechet's Soprano Saxophone Louisiana State Museum
The Cabildo
September 1, 2018

In commemoration of the city’s 300th anniversary, the Louisiana State Museum will debut a new exhibition, "We Love You, New Orleans!," in the historic Cabildo on August 30.  This exhibit will celebrate people, places, and things that are quintessentially New Orleans including Sidney Bechet’s saxophone, a Mardi Gras Indian suit, memorabilia from Pontachartrain Park, and a K&B sign, among other things. Artifacts will be organized into thematic groups including music, food and drink, architecture, nightlife, the French Quarter, amusements, shopping, and Mardi Gras.