Find Places

Filter by Category
Javascript is required to view this map.
    City: Homer
    600 North Main Homer, LA 71040
    Locally owned, full-service independent bookstore.  New books for all ages and tastes.  Literary gifts.  Coffee bar, seating, and WiFi.  Gift Certificates available. ...
    City: Homer
    519 South Main St. Homer, LA 71040
    The Ford Museum’s collection reflects the life and culture of North Louisiana, Claiborne Parish in particular, from Pre-Columbian times to the present day.
    City: Homer
    Main Street Homer, LA 71040
    Created in 1828, Claiborne Parish, named after Louisiana's first governor, cantains a wealth of learning and recreational opportunities. Its stately courthouse, located on Homer's town square, was...

Trip Ideas

Narrow Results
Showing results for
Clear all Selections
Louisiana State Parks Offer Cabin Getaways Louisiana State Parks Offer Cabin Getaways
When it comes to finding an affordable, family-friendly...
Lake Claiborne State Park Lake Claiborne State Park
Dive deep into the crystalline waters of this natural...

As the flat bayous and prairies of south Louisiana give way to the hilly northern part of the state, the historic cultural sway changes too—from French to the Anglo-Saxon tradition. Homer, named for the Greek poet, epitomizes this influence. Located in a late 19th-century hotel, the history and culture of North Louisiana hill country is preserved and celebrated at the city's H.S. Ford Memorial Museum. Homer's Greek Revival-style brick courthouse, completed in 1860, is a rare example of an antebellum courthouse still in use. It is also the showpiece of the city's collection of sites on the National Register of Historic Places. With flowering plants in spring and summer and colorful foliage come autumn, Homer's country roads promise beautiful vistas. A drive through these scenes leads to Lake Claiborne State Park where hiking, camping and water sports abound, while the surrounding area also offers golf courses and hunting lodges.