Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center
Special Exhibit: "Louisiana Living" - Award-winning local artist Bert Andry's watercolor paintings capture the beauty of south Louisiana. Exhibit will include a giclee print of "Swamp Tour," a work that was exhibited at the US Capitol. Meet the artist at a reception noon-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 5. Exhibit on display Wednesday, November 25, through Friday, March 4. Free.
The lives of the Acadians (Cajuns) and others whose travels brought them to Louisiana's bayous are featured at the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center in Thibodaux. Explore recreation, clothing, home furnishings, religion, cuisine, and fishing through exhibits, artifacts, videos, and films. A 200-seat theater is used for productions by the Thibodaux Playhouse, Inc., and other programs. Kids can earn a badge with the Junior Ranger program. The center's museum store has CDs, craft items, and books from cookbooks to children's stories on sale. Admission to the center and to most programs is free. Follow these links for the park's calendar of events, exhibits, and programs; for directions and transportation options; and for accessibility information.
314 St. Mary Street, Thibodaux
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