Roland M. Vandenweghe, Jr., Honorary Consul of Belgium

Name, Title of Consul
Hon. Roland M. Vandenweghe, Jr., Honorary Consul of Belgium

701 Poydras Street, Suite 4500Ā New Orleans, Louisiana 70139


Telephone (504) 585-0151
FacsimileĀ (504)566-0210

Office HoursĀ 8:00am ā€“ 6:00pm

Year Consulate Opened in LouisianaĀ 1970ā€²s

National HolidayĀ July 21

LanguageĀ Flemish & French

CurrencyĀ Euro

Geographic Jurisdiction of ConsulateĀ Louisiana & Arkansas

Websites of Interest
Embassy and Consulates of Belgium in the United States
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Belgian Adophe Sax invented the saxophone in the early 1840s.

In April 2018, the Ambassador of Belgium, H.E. Dirk Wouters, visited New Orleans in connection with the dedication of a giant saxophone gifted to New Orleans by the city of Namur, Belgium on the occasion of the Tri-Centennial of the founding of New Orleans: