Bayou Lafourche Folklife and Heritage Museum Grand Reopening

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Bayou Lafourche Folklife and Heritage Museum Grand Reopening

July 13 @ 10:00 AM 3:00 PM

The Bayou Lafourche Folklife and Heritage Museum, located at 110 Main Street in Lockport, is excited to announce its grand reopening on July 13. After 30 years of service, the museum’s operations were forced to pause during the COVID-19 pandemic and in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, but now the doors will once again open to visitors and residents.

The Bayou Lafourche Folklife and Heritage Museum features exhibits displaying the history and cultural heritage of the bayou communities through Cajun music, Mardi Gras traditions, local art, wooden decoys, bayou lifestyle artifacts and more. The museum will also debut a new temporary exhibit featuring the history of the Holy Savior School and Church.

The public is invited to attend the official grand reopening festivities, listed below.

Event Details:

  • Date: Saturday, July 13, 2024
  • Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (ribbon cutting at 11 a.m.)
  • Location: 110 Main Street, Lockport, LA 70374
  • Admission: Free
  • Light refreshments will be served
  • Self-guided tours of the museum

For more information on the Grand Reopening and the museum, please visit bayoufolklife.com