Have you ever walked or driven around Lafayette and wondered how in the world some of our infrastructure came to be?

If you said "yes," you're not the only one.

Lafayette and Acadiana are chock full of buildings and landmarks that are awe-inspiring, jaw-dropping, and, in some cases, leave us scratching our heads and wondering how in the world someone came up with that idea. In fact, some of those buildings leave us wondering how in the world they're still standing today.

A few of those landmarks, natural and man-made, are iconic. Today, we present to you the seven modern wonders of Acadiana.

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The Seven Modern Wonders of Acadiana

These landmarks in and around Lafayette leave us in awe and, in some cases, make us think what their designers were thinking.

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