There is so much to see and do in Louisiana. The attractions in Louisiana are wide ranging and there is an attraction for almost anything you could be interested in! Stroll the art galleries and antique shops across the state, or head to a theatre performance in a beautiful historic building. Go tubing down the river or learn to peel and eat crawfish at a Cajun dance party. Stop to smell the flowers at a state park or experience the beauty of the bayou on a swamp tour. Start planning your trip with these ideas for things to do.
san francisco plantation in Louisiana
Tour San Francisco Plantation along the River Road between New Orleans and Baton Rouge.
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Abita Mystery House Bassigator
Visit the Abita Mystery House to see strange collections, inventions and odd memorabilia.
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Afton Villa Gardens in St. Francisville LA
Admire the amazing gardens in the Afton Villa Gardens in St. Francisville, LA
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go dancing at the jolly inn cajun dance hall in Houma
Get ready to dance at the Jolly Inn Cajun Dance Hall in Houma.
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Courir de Mardi Gras costumes
Experience the Cajun version of Mardi Gras at a Courir De Mardi Gras.
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Center for Traditional Louisiana Boat Building in Thibodaux
Center for Traditional Louisiana Boat Building in Thibodaux showcases traditional Cajun boats.
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Wingate House in the Historic District in Leesville
The beautiful Wingate House in the Historic District in Leesville.
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Abita Mystery House in Abita Springs Louisiana
A visitor takes in the sights at the Abita Mystery House.
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French Quarter Festival in New Orleans
Don't miss the annual French Quarter Festival in New Orleans - it's one of the largest (and most fun) free festivals in the South!
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Cajun Dance session
Cajun Dance session at the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center in Thibodaux.
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The Strand Theatre in Shreveport-Bossier City Louisiana
The Strand Theatre in Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
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Ferrari at NOLA Motor Sports
Watch a speeding Ferrari and other sports cars race at the NOLA Motorsports Park.
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Kayak fishing on Cypress Black Bayou in Shreveport