Pointe Coupée Parish Museum

8348 False River Rd., New Roads, LA 70760
225-638-7788 | 225-638-5555

Property Description

18th-century building with hewn logs, dovetailed corners & 19th-century furnishings. Pointe Coupee Architecture exhibit. Free.

The Pointe Coupee Parish Museum, located on the west bank of False River near Parlange Plantation, is architecturally significant because it is a rare example of a log cabin type construction in a Creole type house. The original portion of the house dates from the early 19th century.