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Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

Attractions in Shreveport, Louisiana

Amusements

  • In The Zone
    645 Bert Kouns, Shreveport, LA 71118
    318-688-JUMP (5867), Fun for the whole family. In the Zone is an indoor party and play zone featuring interactive inflatables. Enjoy the obstacle courses, slides, combo units, interactive... more info  map

  • Kiddie Mia's
    3055 Knight Street, Shreveport, LA 71105
    318-869-3566, A kid friendly amusement venue that offers, paintball, a Big Rig ride, arcade games, and an inflatable bouncy with a ballpit. An extensive menu of hamburgers, hot dogs,... more info  map

  • Water Town USA
    7670 West 70th Street, Shreveport, LA 71129
    318-938-5475, Over a million gallons of water fun await you at this water amusement park that features a large activity pool, tubular slides, a wave pool, and a children's pool. ... more info  map

Casinos

  • Eldorado Casino
    451 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101
    Downtown Shreveport
    318-220-0711, 877-602-0711, The former Hollywood Casino, the Eldorado is a premier Shreveport casino and hotel that features grand-scale gaming action with 1,430 of the loosest slots in Shreveport... more info  map

  • Sam's Town Shreveport
    315 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-424-7777, Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, Sam's Town features three floors with more than 1,000 slot machines and 30 table games including craps, blackjack, roulette, and... more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Antioch Baptist Church
    1057 Texas Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-222-7090, Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, this church is the oldest African-American Baptist Congregation in Shreveport. more info  map

  • Historic Caddo Parish Courthouse
    501 Texas Street, Shreveport, LA318-226-6801, Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the Caddo Parish Courthouse sits on 2.5 acres which was the original site of a courthouse which was used as the State... more info  map

  • Holy Trinity Catholic Church
    315 Marshall Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-222-9391, The oldest church building in Shreveport, this Romanesque Revival church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and features a main altar made of the... more info  map

  • Pioneer Heritage Center
    1 University Place, Shreveport, LA 71115
    LSU-Shreveport
    318-797-5332, See how early settlers lived during the 1830's through the 1860's at this unique center that features authentic buildings from the pioneer days of Northwest Louisiana... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Historic Caddo Lake Drawbridge
    Highway 538 at Caddo Lake, Mooringsport, LA 71060
    Located 17 Miles North-Northwest
    318-929-2806, The last surviving Waddell Vertical-lift bridge in Louisiana. more info  map

  • Oakland Cemetery
    1000 Milam Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
    Oakland Cemetery is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The earliest tombstone dates back to 1842. At least 16 Shreveport mayors and 1,000 Confederate... more info  map

  • Shreveport Water Works Museum
    142 North Common Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-221-3388, "A scientist's, historian's, and artist's delight", this National Historic Landmark was built during the late Industrial Revolution era and was the last operating steam... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • 8th Air Force Museum
    88 Shreveport Road, Shreveport, LA 71110
    Located at Barksdale Air Force Base
    318-456-4171, This museum commemorates those brave people who fought in World War I to the present day battles around the world. Aircrafts are on display and Air Force films are... more info  map

  • Ark-La-Tex Sports Museum of Champions
    400 Caddo Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-221-8445, This museum features an exhibit for each of the 110 athletes recognized from the area. more info  map

  • Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
    3201 Centenary, Shreveport, LA 71104
    Open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Karpeles Library is the world's largest private holding of important original manuscripts & documents. There... more info  map

  • Louisiana State Exhibit Museum
    3015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport, LA 71109
    318-632-2020, Renowned for its large murals and amazing dioramas that depict the history and culture of Louisiana, this "prehistorical, historical, cultural, scientific and... more info  map

  • Meadows Museum of Art
    2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, LA 71104
    Campus of Centenary College of Louisiana
    318-869-5169, "Fully accredited by the American Association of Museums", this museum features a permanent collection containing the works of French academic artist, Jean Despujols,... more info  map

  • Mooringsport Mini Museum
    Gremen Street at Croom Street, Mooringsport, LA 71060
    Located 17 Miles North-Northwest
    318-996-7660, Features of this museum include early 1900 photographs, steamboat artifacts and prints, and Caddo Indian artifacts. more info  map

  • MultiCultural Center of the South
    401 Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
    Located in Downtown Shreveport
    318-424-1380, The MulitCultural Center of the South promotes understanding and appreciation of the history and heritage of the all the ethnicities and 26 cultures represented in... more info  map

  • R.W. Norton Art Gallery
    4747 Creswell Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71106
    318-865-4201, This museum contains an incomparable collection of American and European art that spans four centuries plus features an impressive collection of American West art by... more info  map

  • Southern University Museum of Art
    610 Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-676-5520, You will find an extensive collection of over 300 pieces of original African American and African art and artifacts at this museum that is dedicate to preserving and... more info  map

  • Spring Street Historical Museum
    525 Spring Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-424-0964, Located in one of the oldest buildings in downtown Shreveport that was built in 1865 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this historical museum... more info  map

  • Stage of Stars Museum
    705 Elvis Presley Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71101
    Located in the Municipal Memorial Auditorium
    318-222-9391, Located in the historic Municipal Memorial Auditorium, the Stage of Stars Museum displays the magnificent history of this local treasure. This was the site of "The... more info  map

  • Stephens African American Museum
    2810 Lindholm Street, Shreveport, LA 71108
    318-635-2147, The Stephens African American Museum features historical documents, art, and memorabilia. more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Barnwell Memorial Garden and Art Center
    601 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-673-7703, "One of the few combined art and garden centers in the Southwest", this horticulture and art facility features a domed botanical garden conservatory that contains native... more info  map

  • C. Bickham Dickson Park
    70th Street & Bert Kouns, Southeast Shreveport
    318-673-7808, The largest park in Shreveport, this breathtaking 585 acre park features a 200 acre oxbow lake and offers numerous recreational activities including fishing, biking,... more info  map

  • Chimp Haven
    13600 Chimpanzee Place, Keithville, LA 71047
    Located 20 Miles Southwest
    318-925-9575, Chimp Haven is an independent, nonprofit chimpanzee sanctuary which is federally funded. Here chimpanzees who are no longer needed for biomedical research,... more info  map

  • Gardens of the American Rose Center
    8877 Jefferson-Paige Road, Shreveport, LA 71119
    318-938-5402, The largest rose garden in North America is located at this rose center that features sixty individually designed rose gardens on 118 acres of blooming beauty. Many of... more info  map

  • Gators & Friends Alligator Park and Exotic Zoo
    11441 Highway 80, Greenwood, LA 71033
    Located 10 Miles West of Shreveport
    318-938-1199, "In addition to the huge reptiles, Gators & Friends has a fully-stocked petting zoo where you and the kids can walk among tame and cuddly miniature horses, kangaroos,... more info  map

  • Jubilee Zoo
    6402 Highway 1, Shreveport, LA 71107
    318-929-7387, Jubilee Zoo is a family entertainment park featuring a petting zoo and exotic animal exhibits, live pony carousel, playground/picnic area, bounce houses, party... more info  map

  • Olde Covered Bridge Garden
    6905 Greenwood Road, Shreveport, LA 71129
    318-635-6296, Surrounding a historic bridge, this beautiful display garden contains numerous flowering plants, as well as a duck pond and features a duck parade at 10:30 a.m. daily. more info  map

  • RiverView Park
    601 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101
    Featuring the Rose Plaza with 35-foot tall steel roses, a 300-foot long floating dock, and a 200-foot long interactive water plaza.  more info  map

Science & Technology

  • Sci-Port Discovery Center
    820 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-424-3466, People of all ages will love this 67,000 square foot discovery center that features over 200 hands-on experiences, eight interactive discovery areas, and an IMAX Dome... more info  map

Tours & Cruises

  • Red River Cruise
    820 Clyde Fant Memorial Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101
    318-564-3560, A historical tour of the Red River and 12-mile bayou in downtown Shreveport. more info

  • Spirit of the Red River Cruise
    820 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71135
    Across from Sci-Port Discovery Center
    318-564-3560, Passengers will learn interesting Red River facts and see historic landmarks and wildlife.  more info  map

  

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