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Lafayette, Louisiana: Pioneer Trading Post

Diseased dummies sit in a Conestoga wagon in the parking lot. Store cluttered with odd items for sale, space aliens, Fiji mermaid, shrunken heads.

Pioneer Trading Post

5903 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA
Johnston St. and Guidry Rd. Look for the clutter of signs.
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Pioneer Trading Post.

Pioneer Trading Post

Very friendly owner. Part antique mall and record store. Some highlights: mermaid, meteorites, dinosaur eggs, aliens, and other animal and oddball attractions. Owners occasionally do a traveling sideshow attraction with store displays.

[Stephen K., 06/12/2022]

Fiji mermaid.

Pioneer Trading Post

The Pioneer Trading Post displays a Fiji Mermaid and shrunken heads!

[Ron Renken, 01/16/2020]

Two dummies in a wagon.

Pioneer Trading Post

Looks... interesting. Mostly an antique store.

[Ron Renken, 01/16/2020]

Outside the store, two dummies are in a state of elegant decay in a Calistoga wagon.

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