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Side Trips from New Orleans Sights

Lafayette Courthouse

  • 800 S. Buchanan St. Map It
  • Lafayette
  • Government Building

Updated 04/10/2014

Fodor's Review

The courthouse contains an impressive collection of more than 2,000 historical photographs of life in the Lafayette area. There are images of famous politicians such as Dudley LeBlanc and Huey Long working the stump and scenes from the great flood of 1927.

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800 S. Buchanan St., Lafayette, Louisiana, 70501, United States

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  • Weekdays 8:30–4:30

Updated 04/10/2014


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