Marksville, Louisiana

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Marksville, Louisiana, USA

Attractions in Marksville, Louisiana

Casinos

  • Paragon Casino Resort
    711 Paragon Place, Marksville, LA 71351
    Located on Highway 1
    800-946-1946, A state-of-the-art casino open 24 hours a day, seven days a week for gaming, the over 74,000 square foot Paragon Casino Resort has more than 2,000 slot machines, 45... more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Avoyelles Parish Courthouse
    318-253-9208, Neo-classical style structure housing many governmental agencies and tourist information.  more info  map

  • Bayou Rouge Baptist Church
    133 Church Road, Evergreen, LA 71333
    Listed on the National Register of Historical Places, Bayou Rouge Baptist Church was organized in 1841.  more info  map

  • Belle Oak
    511 North Washington, Marksville, LA 71351
    Louisiana raised cottage, Greek Revival style built by Alfred H. Bordelon. Home of descendants of the Edmund M. Michel Family. Listed on the National Register of... more info  map

  • Calliham Plantation House
    Old Highway LA 1, Marksville, LA 71351
    Privately owned Greek Revival planter's cottage that is listed on the National Register of Historical Places. more info  map

  • Dr. Jules Charles Defosse' House
    L'Eglise Street, Marksville, LA 71351
    Believed to have been built by Dominique Coco, Sr. and later restored in 1850 by Dr. DesFosse', the home is Louisiana French Colonial style. Open for tours. more info  map

  • Dr. Sam Couvillon Home
    This Queen Anne-style Victorian home was built by Dr. Couvillon and is now the home of the Wes Constantine Family. more info  map

  • Hypolite Bordelon House
    Tunica Drive West, Marksville, LA 71351
    318-253-0284, Built five miles from Marksville on the Red River, the Hypolite Bordelon house is a perfect example of the early Louisiana Creole style of architecture. Some members of... more info  map

  • Mayfield
    LA Highway 451, Marksville, LA 71351
    Built by T.A. Lemoine and relocated by present owner, Carlos Mayeaux, Jr. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. more info  map

  • Victoria
    606 Front Street, Marksville, LA 71351
    Victorian styled home of Richard Guillot Family built by Sam Ducote. more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Marksville State Historic Site
    837 Martin Luther King Drive, Marksville, LA 71351
    318-253-8954, The site of an Indian culture and earthen mounds dating from 1400 A.D. The museum features artifacts and exhibits interpreting that culture. more info  map

  • Sarto Old Iron Bridge
    Next to LA 451 in Big Bend, Southeast Marksville
    The steel-truss swinging bridge built over Bayou des Glaises in 1916 is a rare surviving example of its kind. It is open to pedestrian traffic only. more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Tunica-Biloxi Indian Museum
    150 Melancon Drive, Marksville, LA 71351
    318-253-8174, Visit the past by way of life-size diorama, paintings, and legends. Learn about the Tunica Treasure. Guided tours and group rates. more info  map

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