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  • Storyland

    Storyland

    New Orleans, Louisiana

    26 fairy tale statues and buildings built by Mardi Gras float-makers.

  • Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum

    Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum

    Angola, Louisiana

    Features state retired electric chair and many other grim penal artifacts. The convict rodeo is held twice each year.

  • Huey Long Death Gun, Speechifying Statue

    Huey Long Death Gun, Speechifying Statue

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    Famously gunned down Louisiana politician leaves a trail of exhibits, bullet holes and a grave.

  • Abita Mystery House

    Abita Mystery House

    Abita Springs, Louisiana

    John Preble's attraction of art and oddities.

  • Dr. Charles Smith African-American Heritage Museum

    Dr. Charles Smith African-American Heritage Museum

    Hammond, Louisiana

    Folk art environment chronicling African-American history with hundreds of hand-made sculptures.

  • Mardi Gras World

    Mardi Gras World

    New Orleans, Louisiana

    Tour of a giant warehouse and art studio full of bizarre Mardi Gras props and floats.

  • Bonnie and Clyde Ambush Museum

    Bonnie and Clyde Ambush Museum

    Gibsland, Louisiana

    Where the doomed road trippers bought their last snack.

  • Zam's Swamp Tours

    Zam's Swamp Tours

    Thibodaux, Louisiana

    Lots of local gossip from the local characters who show you the swamp.

  • Voodoo Museum

    Voodoo Museum

    New Orleans, Louisiana

    See a zombie whip, the top hat of America's first voodoo promoter, and a raccoon's penis.

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