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Rural African American Museum

April 11, 2021

The Rural African American Museum, located in Opelousas, was formed by Wilken Jones to preserve the customs of the rural African Americans of St. Landry Parish. The museum features displays documenting the history of this people from the realities of slavery to the Creole cowboy culture of today. You can view antique farming equipment as you walk through his informative displays.

Last modified: April 11, 2021

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