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Welcome!

Our mission

The mission of the Bayou Lafourche Folklife & Heritage Museum is to preserve, promote, and interpret the human history, cultural heritage, natural history, arts, and folkways of the Bayou Lafourche Region.

Hours

Tuesday: 10:00 A.M. -- 4:00 P.M.

Thursday: 10:00 A.M. -- 4:00 P.M.

Our Address:

110 Main Street

Lockport, LA 70374

*Other times by appointment

Contact Us!

Bayou Lafourche Folklife and Heritage Museum is a non-profit organization dedicated to the mission of preserving and sharing the history and cultural heritage of the Bayou Lafourche region.

Our all-volunteer staff has established an interactive, three-dimensional exhibit entitled
"Bayou Excursion: 1910" to interpret life along what has come to be known as "the longest street"--Bayou Lafourche!

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The Bayou Lafourche Folklife and Heritage Museum is grateful to the National Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities for providing and administering grants to repair damage to our building in the wake of Hurricane Ida. 

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Bayou Lafourche

Folklife & Heritage

Museum