Summer is almost upon us, and with it, a great opportunity to visit all of the wonderful attractions that are right here in the Bayou State. Our friends at PlanetWare are reminding us of the Top 12 Tourist Attractions in Louisiana, with several located here in Acadiana. Sometimes we forget what is right in our own backyard, so start making your plans now to visit these awesome, and oh - so - southern places and events around our beautiful state!


French Quarter - New Orleans

Mardi Gras - All over the state

Melrose Plantation - Natchitoches

RW Norton Art Gallery - Shreveport

Old State Capitol - Baton Rouge

Laura Plantation - Vacherie

Vermilionville - Lafayette

Sci - Port Discovery Center - Shreveport

USS Kidd and Veterans Memorial - Baton Rouge

Rosedown Plantation and Gardens - St Francisville

St Martin de Tours Catholic Church - St Martinville

DeQuincy Railroad Museum - DeQuincy