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Great Louisiana history with interesting exhibits and artifacts. Much enjoyed everything. There... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
paju1452
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Sulphur, Louisiana
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Edxcellent Louisiana History Displays

We had the great privilege of meeting Timothy the curator. He took his time in talking with us and... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
LF2011
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Sherwood, or
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2 weeks ago
“Hidden gem”
24 Oct 2018
“Edxcellent Louisiana History Displays”
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503 Washington St, Alexandria, LA 71301-8026
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Louisiana history with interesting exhibits and artifacts. Much enjoyed everything. There is no admission fee. It is a great way to spend an hour or two.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank paju1452
Reviewed October 24, 2018

We had the great privilege of meeting Timothy the curator. He took his time in talking with us and showing us the displays and answering our questions. We learned a lot about Louisiana history and its people. We were visiting the state for the first...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LF2011
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Wonderful attaction for locals to see, they have a large sitting area and history of what happened in Louisiana. Worth it if your local to the area.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank aj70497
Reviewed April 27, 2017

The museum is located below the genalogy library at this location. Outstanding pictures/postcards that depict the hidden storied history of this jewel of a city.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Perception54
Reviewed January 11, 2017

I got a personal tour from the Librarian--extremely interesting and so much information about the area and LA. Very nice lady--knows a lot about the area. The first floor is a family history library.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

While passing time in Alexandria we decided to visit the history museum. We were treated to a personalized guided tour. They have exhibits from prehistoric to current day and all were interesting. If you have an hour or two to spend, it is well worth...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank 372leea
Reviewed May 18, 2016

The Louisiana History Museum, located in downtown Alexandria, is housed in a building constructed in 1907 as the Alexandria Public Library. Today the Museum offers a variety of exhibits about the history of Alexandria, and all of Louisiana. The Museum maintains one of the foremost...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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