About this Experience

Hours of Operation



Come and visit The Great River Road Steamboat Museum. This expansive museum educates about life on the Mississippi-- exploring the culture, commerce, folklore and music. Once you’ve completed this attraction, save time to walk across the bridge located in the parking lot and enjoy sweeping views of the Mississippi River and the surrounding landscape. Allow at least 4 hours for this visit to both Houmas House and The Great River Road Museum.

What to Wear

We suggest that guests wear comfortable shoes. High heels are not recommended as the property is quite expansive. In the summer months our climate is very warm. We do suggest cool, comfortable clothes. Our winters are mild, but occasionally it does get cold so please be prepared. The museum is all centrally air conditioned and heated.

All Ages • Hours of Operation 8 am - 4 pm • Buy your Tickets Online!

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