Louisiana History Museum, Alexandria

#6 of 8 in Things to do in Alexandria
The Louisiana History Museum is located in the historic downtown portion of Alexandria, Louisiana, USA, near the Red River. It showcases the social evolution of all of Louisiana, but centers on the history of Central Louisiana, Rapides Parish, and Alexandria. Major exhibit areas deal with Native Americans, Louisiana geography, politics, health care, farming, and the impact of war.
Plan to visit Louisiana History Museum during your Alexandria vacation using our convenient Alexandria tour planner.
Create an itinerary including Louisiana History Museum
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Louisiana History Museum Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
8 reviews
  • Great Louisiana history with interesting exhibits and artifacts. Much enjoyed everything. There is no admission fee. It is a great way to spend an hour or two.  more »
  • We had the great privilege of meeting Timothy the curator. He took his time in talking with us and showing us the displays and answering our questions. We learned a lot about Louisiana history and.....  more »
  • This museum is a hidden gem in Alexandria. I was truly surprised by how many historical items were there. Timothy the curator was very friendly and knowledgeable. If you love history be sure to stop by this museum.
  • Small but interesting artifacts. This museum holds a variety of items that relate to Louisiana's unique history. The curator was well informed about the state's history, and was willing to answer any questions. A must see for a Louisiana history buff.

Plan your trip to Alexandria

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Alexandria

Duration:2 h
Duration:1 h 30 min
Duration:2 h

Side trips from Alexandria

Duration:2 h
Duration:2 h
Duration:8 h