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 4500 New Orleans, Louisiana 70139


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

Office Hours 8:00am – 6:00pm

Year Consulate Opened in Louisiana 1970′s

National Holiday July 21

Language Flemish & French

Currency Euro

Geographic Jurisdiction of Consulate 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: