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Spring Street Museum

525 Spring St, Shreveport, LA 71101-3231
+1 318-424-0964
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Not Much To See Here

Very small museum with a few exhibits on the local history of Shreveport. Very little to see and I... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
OnTheRoadAgain1056
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Nice, 15 minute stop of well-presented local history

Just a single room but growing slowly. I dare you to ask to see the Ghost and the spring of Spring... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2016
sweerek
,
Dayton, Ohio
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The Spring Street Museum is located in the heart of Shreveport's Historic District
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
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525 Spring St, Shreveport, LA 71101-3231
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+1 318-424-0964
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

Very small museum with a few exhibits on the local history of Shreveport. Very little to see and I was here less than 30 minutes.

Thank OnTheRoadAgain1056
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Just a single room but growing slowly. I dare you to ask to see the Ghost and the spring of Spring Street in the basement.

Thank sweerek
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Knowledgable archeologist (Marty) was on hand to give us details of exhibits. My husband was born in Shreveport and lived on Austin Place but left at 8 yrs old, so we were very interested in the history. A lot of good artifacts, photos, history and...More

2  Thank Gof2
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stopped here to try to get a little area history, as my 9 year old is homeschooled and we try to learn even on vacation! This was a little gem! The building is historic, and we learned quite a bit about it and the...More

Thank Stacie R
Marty L, Museum Director at Spring Street Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2017

Thank you very much for the review...

Reviewed 19 July 2016

Unfortunately, due to a website that has not been updated I can't review the museum. The hours of operation is wrong. We showed up today at 10:45 a.m. to find out the museum is not open on Tuesdays. In addition, the exit is 19A not...More

Thank TexansFan2011
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went there and found it to be a very nice small museum. The staff was very very friendly and showed us some items that were not even out for display. It's very good now and their plans are to make it...More

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday; folks working there said it was closed but let us in to visit anyway. Entrance fee is donation. Worth a visit if you are a history buff; staff there were passionate and interesting.

2  Thank pktva
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Take a few minutes of more to see this fabulous museum. Take your children for a fun and innovative way to learn about the past. Great building!! Great historic items. It's well worth your time!!

2  Thank minnettt
Reviewed 28 April 2016

What a gem. Fascinating historical facts about Shreveport and the surrounding area. They have done a remarkable job of restoring this museum.

2  Thank LoveToTravel2262
Reviewed 6 March 2016

This newly restored and renovated museum with state of the art installation,helps visitors and locals alike understand and appreciate the founding and growth of Shreveport. The exhibits are interesting and informative in a very accessable way. The collections have been expanded and up graded.The beautifully...More

1  Thank Patricia M
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