Bonnie and Clyde Ambush Museum, Gibsland

3.4
#55 of 75 in Museums in Louisiana
The Museum occupies the exact historical location in Gibsland, Louisiana of Ma Canfield's Cafe where Bonnie and Clyde dined for the last time. Here, you will experience a trip back to 1934 when the most notorious outlaw couple of all time met their bloody fate in a deadly ambush.
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  • October 4, 2017
    This museum is in an old smelly building. They have a nice documentary film to start you off. You are then on your own to walk through the exhibits. They have a strange fascination for the death photo...  more »
  • October 4, 2017
    We visited at the end of August 2017. The museum's star attraction is a reproduction of the car the pair were riding when ambushed about 8 miles south of town. I read a story about how this museum has...  more »
  • October 1, 2017
    Didn't know that much about the notorious duo but I know more now.. lots of memorabilia and photos some recreations of the bullet riddled car. I didn't know they were so young.. if you are in the area...  more »
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  • June 8, 2017
    It's a very cool place. Spend a few minutes talking to the owner. He has so much knowledge to share . Well worth the time..
  • February 27, 2017
    Cute town and very interesting.. It was not busy for us, we had a blast! Learned some new things we didn't know and visited where they got ambushed... The replica car looks almost like the original one.. (Good job guys)
  • February 27, 2017
    We drove a guest from Panama City Beach that wanted to see it. Left independence La. took about 4.5 hours to get there. I agree with the other postings. Stuffy overcrowded no rhym or reason to set up of news paper articles. Could do away with dummies on tables. Original car was not there. Quite morbid for me however our friend got a kick out of it. Was told they have a parade and festival for the two. Yikes!!! Then drove to ambush site. Again in agreeance with others, Marker shot up pieces chipped away graffiti I guess just to say you saw it was with 2 stars
  • June 3, 2017
    Kind of bloody but considering how they died I guess thats fair to say. Was kind of small and had a lot going on.
  • July 2, 2017
    Just a small building in town. Building wasn't open when we drove by. There are tours available. Check prices and time.

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