African American Museum

125 S. New Market St.
St. Martinville, LA 70582- Map It
(337) 394-2273

AAA Editor Notes

African American Museum is at 125 S. New Market St. in the St. Martinville Cultural Heritage Center. The museum is part of Evangeline Oak Park. Exhibits such as a 26-foot mural, interactive displays and oral history videos chronicle the history of African-Americans in Louisiana. A guided tour that includes all Evangeline Oak Park sites and St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church is available. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
(includes Acadian Memorial and Museum of the Acadian Memorial) $3; free (ages 0-12). Guided tour $10 (per person, up to 10 people); $7 (each additional person).
Hours: Daily 10-4:30. Closed major holidays and Mardi Gras Day.