St Bernard Parish
About St Bernard Parish
St. Bernard is just 5 miles from downtown New Orleans. Waterways such as Lake Borgne, the Mississippi River and Breton Sound make the parish ideal for fishing, hunting, or boating. You can visit the battlefield where the pirates and settlers defeated the British in the war of 1812 and celebrate at festivals like Los Islenos and the Louisiana Crawfish Festival. St. Bernard is home to numerous family owned restaurants and shops and some of the areas historic neighborhoods. Residents of St. Bernard enjoy their own little corner of the world while being close to New Orleans.