Gretna Visitor Center
Gretna, LA 70053
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Catch the free pedestrian Gretna Ferry at the foot of Canal Street and Ride the River Experience up the Mighty Mississippi and across to Gretna. Stroll our National Historic District and explore Gretna's German roots though its museums, architecture, landmarks, restaurants and events. The Gretna Heritage Festival is known worldwide for its food and music. Enjoy the weekly Farmers Market, monthly Art Walk, BMX Track, Offtrack Betting Parlor, Valentine Weddings, Collectors Fest, Spring Tour of Homes, Christmas Caroling with Santa and much, much more.
From Interstate 10 - exit 234A from West and proceed on U.S. 90 over Mississippi River, exit Lafayette Street onto Service Road. Go two blocks, turn right on Huey P. Long Avenue to Visitor Center. From Interstate 10 - exit 234C from East while traveling on U. S. Business 90 and exit at Lafayette Street. Go under the overpass and make a left on the Service Road. Go two blocks, turn right on Huey P. Long Avenue to the Gretna Visitor Center.