Opelousas Tourist Information Center & Le Vieux Village

Historic Venus Home, oldest Creole home of its kind west of the Mississippi
Historic Venus Home, oldest Creole home of its kind west of the Mississippi
Historic Michael Prudhomme House
Historic Michael Prudhomme House
Le Vieux Village de Poste des Opelousas Historical Park & Museum
Le Vieux Village de Poste des Opelousas Historical Park & Museum
Louisiana Orphan Train Museum at Le Vieux Village
Louisiana Orphan Train Museum at Le Vieux Village
Opelousas Tourist Information Center at Le Vieux Village
Opelousas Tourist Information Center at Le Vieux Village

Location

828 East Landry Street
Opelousas LA 70570

Find out what's happening around Opelousas! Louisiana's 3rd Oldest City and Zydeco Capital of the World!

The City of Opelousas Tourist Information Center is located on the grounds of Le Vieux Village Historical Park & Heritage Museum at the eastern entrance of Opelousas along U.S. Highway 190. The center houses the Jim Bowie Display in honor of  the American hero of the Alamo, who once lived in Opelousas. The Jim Bowie Display has artifacts and memorabilia from that era. Also located in the center is the Zydeco Music Exhibit, an interpretive panel exhibit dedicated to the unique and popular style of music ingenious to Southwest Louisiana.

Amenities

Designations
  • National Register of Historic Places
General Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Free Admission
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Open Year-Round
Parking
  • Bus Parking

Contact

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