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Atchafalaya Heritage Area

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Region in south-central Louisiana with a strong sense of history, culture...

Region in south-central Louisiana with a strong sense of history, culture and nature.

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America's Foreign Country.

I stopped at the Informational Center for a National Park Stamp. Very friendly people. They have a film and a moving, talking "animal" show while waiting for the movie. The... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2015
Gerasim M
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Hazelwood, MO (St. Louis)

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Hazelwood, MO (St. Louis)
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

I stopped at the Informational Center for a National Park Stamp. Very friendly people. They have a film and a moving, talking "animal" show while waiting for the movie. The kiddies will love it! If you have time, there's boat tours, birdwatching, fishing in this area. www.atchafalaya.org for info... ps, free coffee too!

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

Louisiana is home to few areas which the National Park Service manages, but this large area (14 parishes) is expansive and representative of much of Louisiana. There are many acres in urban areas, but it hasn't detracted from the concept. Although there is no "visitor center", per se, there are a number of non-official/non-NPS visitor centers that have information on... More 

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