Biedenharn Museum & Gardens

2000 Riverside Dr., Monroe, LA 71201
318-387-5281 | 800-362-0983 | 318-387-8253
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Property Description

Features the Biedenharn home, built. by Joseph Biedenharn, 1st bottler of Coca-Cola; Bible Museum, ELsong Garden & Conservatory. 

Directions

Westbound on Interstate 20 (coming from Vicksburg, Jackson and Atlanta) Take 117-C Exit Civic Center go right onto Lea Joyner Expressway at the bottom of the ramp. Continue straight on Lea Joyner which becomes Sixth Street. Continue on Sixth, through Monroe's Garden District, until Sixth Street dead ends at Forsythe Avenue. Turn left on Forsythe, drive six blocks to another dead end, turn left on Riverside, go one block turn left on Speed Street, the Biedenharn's main parking lot will be on the left in the middle of the block. Eastbound on Interstate 20 Take 116-B Civic Center Exit, stay to the left heading East and turn left on Lea Joyner Expressway (third intersection after exiting), go under the I-20 bridge. Continue straight on Lea Joyner, which becomes Sixth Street. Continue on Sixth, through Monroe's Garden District, until Sixth Street dead ends at Forsythe Avenue. Turn left on Forsythe, drive six blocks to another dead end, turn left on Riverside, go one block turn left on Speed Street, the Biedenharn's main parking lot will be on the left in the middle of the block. Northbound on Highway 165 (Coming from Columbia) Take the Shreveport Exit to Interstate 20. Take 117-C Exit Civic Center go right onto Lea Joyner Expressway at the bottom of the ramp. Continue straight on Lea Joyner, which becomes Sixth Street. Continue on Sixth, through Monroe's Garden District, until Sixth Street dead ends at Forsythe Avenue. Turn left on Forsythe, drive six blocks to another dead end, turn left on Riverside, go one block turn left on Speed Street, the Biedenharn's main parking lot will be on the left in the middle of the block. Southbound on Highway 165 (Coming from Bastrop or Arkansas) Turn right on Forsythe Avenue Extension, continue for 3.8 miles to dead end and turn left on Riverside, go one block turn left on Speed Street, the Biedenharn's main parking lot will be on the left in the middle of the block. From Antique Alley in West Monroe Go north on Trenton, (face the river and go left), to Bridge Street, turn right to go over the drawbridge, Bridge Street turns into Louisville Avenue, turn left on Third Street, take go 13 blocks to Speed Street, turn left, the Biedenharn parking lot will be on your right.