Otis House Museum

Otis House at Fairvew-Riverside State Park
Otis House at Fairvew-Riverside State Park


119 Fairview Dr.
Madisonville LA 70447

When you enter the park, you will notice a large home facing the water. This is the Otis House, originally built in the 1880s as the family home for sawmill owner William Theodore Jay and now listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The Otis House Museum is open for tours between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday except for major holidays.

Open 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Wed–Fri & Sun, and 1 – 4 p.m. on Saturday. It is recommended that you call the site to schedule your visit.


  • National Register of Historic Places
General Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Bus Parking