445 East Main Street,
New Iberia, LA 70518
Bunk Johnson was a Jazz musician who lived in New Iberia and is credited for teaching Louis Armstrong and other Jazz legends. Learn more about Bunk Johnson and his music in the historical collection hosted at the Iberia Parish Library's Main branch. Visit his grave at St. Edward's Cemetery, as well as the Memorial Plaza dedicated to his memory on Hopkins Street. Attend the Bunk Johnson Festival held every year in May.