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Best things to do in Lafayette

Museum
“This is a fun living history museum with artisans depicting the life of early settlers in the area. They also have plenty of events. Highly recommend you check it out! ”
29 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Museum and Theater/Performance Venue. Check their calendar for the ever changing offerings. A great view of the rich Contemporary Louisiana Cutural life”
16 locals recommend
Art Museum
“ Art museum including permanent collection and traveling exhibits. /Education ”
5 locals recommend
Museum
“Serving as a playful portal into a vast universe of discovery, The Lafayette Science Museum offers a fun, hands-on experience for curious minds of all ages. Located in the heart of downtown Lafayette!”
5 locals recommend
Museum
“The ball drops at 12 noon New Year's Eve. New year's eve for children is an awesome activity. (It is usually packed with children). Educational.”
5 locals recommend
Museum
“Step back in time to a small 19th-century Cajun bayou community, which includes genuine Cajun homes relocated and combined with recreated period buildings and a Native American museum.”
7 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Looking for an original piece of art or jewelry? Sans Souci (which means without a care in French) is a craft collective with many different artists selling their original creations on the edge of Parc Sans Souci downtown. ”
6 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“They have pool tables, shuffleboard, foosball, internet jukebox and a wide variety of Craft beers to choose from. ”
6 locals recommend
History Museum
“They have a film that plays hourly giving a history of the Acadians who settled this area. I highly recommend going here first, then next door to Vermilionville.”
5 locals recommend
Museum
“While attending mass, visit the beautiful St. John Oak beside the Cathedral. ”
3 locals recommend
Museum
“Built by Jean Mouton circa 1800; a repository of period furnishings, memorabilia, costumes & art.”
3 locals recommend
Museum
“just a short ride and you can hike or ride on the nature station trailhead ”
2 locals recommend
Museum
1 local recommends
Historic Site
“Great recreated village! Must see Christmas lights during Christmas season.”
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“take a cajun or zydeco dance class from Harold and tell him Valerie or Jo sent you!”
1 local recommends
Art Gallery
“Adrian's art is distinctively awesome. If his shop is open, be sure to stop in.”
1 local recommends