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Tupper Museum

311 N Main St, Jennings, LA 70546-5341
+1 337-821-5532
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Interesting blasts from the past

Small museum with lots of pre-1940s items. Guide was friendly and knowledgeable. The attached... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
MindyLynn731
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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A trip back in time.

See the items you, and perhaps your parents and grandparents shopped for in the original store... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
Q8611ADritas
,
Jennings, Louisiana
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Museum of antique and vintage merchandise, signs, machines, etc.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
31 May 2017
“Interesting blasts from the past”
17 Oct 2016
“A trip back in time.”
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311 N Main St, Jennings, LA 70546-5341
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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Small museum with lots of pre-1940s items. Guide was friendly and knowledgeable. The attached telephone museum was very interesting. If you go, don't miss the mural - it changes views as you walk past it!

Thank MindyLynn731
Reviewed 17 October 2016

See the items you, and perhaps your parents and grandparents shopped for in the original store setting.

Thank Q8611ADritas
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

I love looking at stuff in old stores and this place was special... Lots of old stuff from dry goods to Hardware to medicines... A great stop in a small Louisiana town... There were also excellent displays on telephones and a short term one on...More

2  Thank Don H
Reviewed 29 August 2015

My wife and I visited the Tupper Museum this week. I highly recommend this attraction. This museum is in reality an old store which is unique in that the store goods were left untouched for many years. The staff members there are very knowledgeable and...More

2  Thank Charlestonvisitor454
Reviewed 10 June 2015

This museum had way more things to look at than I expected. Plan to spend time here, not jut walk through in 15 minutes. This would be a great place to bring kids since it is very educational and gives an accurate description of life...More

2  Thank Laura B
Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

I thought it would be a little quaint museum And take just a few minutes. I was pleasantly surprised. After already being awe struck with the front and all the stories from the curator...we found a whole other section. The telephone area was like a...More

1  Thank Ginger R
Reviewed 3 June 2014 via mobile

This museum has a little bit of everything. It has a children's telephone museum that is very interactive. It had a neat collection of nutcrackers and a Christmas room.

1  Thank imamailchick
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Two of the three visitors in our party were in their early 60's. To them the merchandise in the store, and many of the telephone items, were from before their time. The senior member of our group, age 83, found the items to have been...More

1  Thank MrFrugality
Reviewed 22 October 2012

Go back to 1910 and visit an original general store, then a history of the telephone, very impressive and genuine! I had friends 50 and 70 years old, they were so surprised that in a small parish as Jefferson Davis that we had such a...More

2  Thank glennmiller
Reviewed 6 July 2012

The Tupper Museum is a fabulous time capsule of mid-century Americana. When we went, I didn't realize how fascinated I would be with looking at general store merchandise! But seeing the old stockings, medications, and men's longjohns gave me a real glimpse of life before...More

2  Thank IvySue
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