Atchafalaya National Heritage Area

Atchafalaya National Heritage Area Photo
Atchafalaya National Heritage Area Photo 2
Frogmore Plantation
Frogmore Plantation


112 Front Street
Vidalia LA 71373

The Atchafalaya National Heritage Area, also known as America's Foreign Country, is a 150-mile region of rivers, swamps, prairies, marshes and coastline. Tour historic sites and museums to learn the history that unfolded here. Enjoy swamp tours, paddling, biking and birding. Indulge in mouth-watering Cajun cuisine and learn to dance to Cajun and Zydeco music. This area also offers a national park, national wildlife refuges, state parks, historic districts and sites and museums.


  • Backpacking
  • Birding
  • Boating
  • Natural Wildlife Viewing
General Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Bus Parking
Parks & Trails
  • Hiking/Nature Trail
  • Lakes, Bayous & Rivers
  • State Park