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Louisiana Orphan Train Museum

April 11, 2021

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

The museum features documents, artifacts and memorabilia dedicated to those who were part of the Orphan Train Riders who traveled from New York to Louisiana between the years of 1873 and 1929.

Located inside Le Vieux Village at the Opelousas Tourist Information Center.

Last modified: May 7, 2021

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