Bring your krewe to Houma

Unique History and Heritage
Uncover Houma’s rich and colorful 300-year-old history and heritage when you visit any of our historical and cultural museums: Southdown Plantation, Ardoyne Plantation, The Bayou Terrebonne Waterlife Museum, The Regional Military Museum and Folklife Culture Center. Here you’ll find interactive exhibits, captivating presentations and engaging displays that depict and describe our area’s unique history and heritage.

Pass A Good Time
With live entertainment found almost every evening, we’ll have your groups tapping their toes and clapping their hands to the unique sounds of South Louisiana. Feel like dancing? Any of our locals at our Cajun dancehalls will gladly show you how to Cajun Two-Step. In addition to the largest Mardi Gras celebration outside of New Orleans, you’ll also find a multitude of events and places where you can “pass a good time” with the locals.


     Receptive Operators in Area, Videos & Color Slides and Fam Tours

    1 Hour from New Orleans Airport  |  1.5 Hours from Lafayette  |  1 Hour from Plantation Country

     Hotels and Motels, Bed & Breakfasts and Cajun Homestays


Attractions Students Adults Historical/Cultural Eco-Tours Group Admission
LA Universities Marine Consortium X X   X FREE
Bayou Terrebonne Waterlife Museum X X X X $3
Terrebonne Folklife Cultural Center X X X   FREE
Southdown Plantation/Museum X X X   $4 Children/ $6 Adult
Ardoyne Plantation X X X   $8 Student / $13 Adult
Wildlife Gardens X X X X $8
Terrebonne Fine Arts Guild (Art Gallery) X X X   FREE
Swamp Tours X X X X $15 and up
Folk Art Sculpture Garden X X X   FREE
Regional Military Museum X X X   $3
USDA Sugarcane Research Center X X X X FREE
Greenwood Gator Farm X X X X $7 Children/$12 Adult
St. George Observatory X X     GROUPS ONLY


Local Receptive:

A Cajun Experience Tour Company

3650 Southdown Mandalay Rd Houma, LA 70360          985-637-0783

Group Tour Contact:
Harold Moser
(985) 868-2732
114 Tourist Drive
Gray, LA 70359