Chitimacha Museum

3289 Chitimacha Trail, Charenton, LA 70523
337-923-4830 | 337-923-6848
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The Chitimacha (Sitimaxa - People of the many waters) were the first inhabitants of the region. The tribe is well known for their basket weaving skills. Take a trip back in time through the history of the Chitimacha. View artifacts and brief videos.


Travel Hwy 90 to the Baldwin/Louisa Exit Exit and turn Left onto Highway 83 toward Baldwin At the Stop Sign/ Yield- turn Right At the Traffic Light turn Left onto Chitimacha Trail Travel 4 miles on Chitimacha Trail Pass the Chitimacha Health Clinic Chitimacha Museum is the next building on the Left