Young-Sanders Center

Young-Sanders Center for the War Between the States

Young-Sanders Center for the study of the War Between the States in Louisiana. Research library museum. • Hours: Mon. – Fri., 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.



This striking Greek temple was built circa 1850 chiefly of northern pine by Siemeon Smith. The rear of his home was attached to a smaller 1807 Greek Revival building, which […]

Grevemberg House Museum

Grevemberg House Museum Franklin

On the National Register of Historic Places, this 1851 Greek Revival style townhouse is authentically restored. Four “Temple of the Winds” Corinthian columns grace the home, which contains fine antiques, […]

Franklin Historic District

Welcome to Franklin, Cajun Coast

The Franklin Historic District boasts more than 420 noteworthy structures. Stunning antebellum homes under a live oak arcade, charming Victorian cottages and a late 19th century downtown shopping district all […]

Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel

Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel RV Cajun Coast

Louisiana’s first land-based casino is located 50 miles southeast of Lafayette on the Chitimacha Indian Reservation in Charenton. Inside you’ll find over 1000 slot machines and over 35 table games […]

Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts

Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts Cajun Coast

Completed in 1940, the Teche Theatre was the most luxurious theatre in South Louisiana. Despite lean economic times and the weathering of tropical storms, the Teche has been restored and reopened […]