Zydeco Capital of the World!

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Antiques & Shopping

Back in TimeCollectibles, unique gifts, jewelry, gourmet foods and gift baskets. Full service café serving award-winning recipes.Mon-Sat...

April 14, 2021

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AttractionsLe Vieux AttractionsMuseums & Exhibits

Jim Bowie Display

LeVieux Village houses the Jim Bowie Display in honor of  the American hero of the Alamo, who once lived in Opelousas. The Jim...

April 11, 2021

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Louisiana Orphan Museum

In 2009, a former Union Pacific Freight Depot was restored to become the Louisiana Orphan Train Museum. The museum features documents,...

April 11, 2021

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Zydeco Music Exhibit

Also located in the center is the Zydeco Music Exhibit, an interpretive panel exhibit dedicated to the unique and popular style of music...

April 11, 2021

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AttractionsHistorical

Opelousas National Historic District

The Historic District is located in the heart of Old Opelousas, showcases more than 175 years of architecture, ranging from Greek Revival...

April 11, 2021

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Sportsmen & Nature Lovers

Opelousas is part of Atchafalaya National Heritage Area Thistlewaite Wildlife Management Area The sites provide opportunities for biking,...

April 11, 2021

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AttractionsPublic Art

Murals

Discover downtown and explore unique public art including Acadian to Cajun mural  Zydeco Capital of the World mural, Seven Brothers Oak...

April 11, 2021

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AttractionsPublic Art

Fiddle Mania

Fiddle Mania is a downtown public arts project to enhance the historic downtown area and promote the arts and the community’s unique...

April 11, 2021

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Public Art

Boxed Art

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April 11, 2021

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AttractionsCamping

Le Vieux Village – RV Camping

Le Vieux Village invites self-contained RVers to visit and stay overnight and step into a cultural experience. More info about LeVieux...

April 11, 2021

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