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Southdown Museum, Houma

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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3.9/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web
The Terrebonne Historical and Cultural Society (THACS) is a non-profit organization that preserves and promotes the history, culture and arts in Terrebonne Parish through exhibits, public programs, education and special events at Southdown Plantation House Museum and throughout the area.
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  • Southdown Plantation is a lasting tribute to the sugar industry. For more than 150 years, sugar--not cotton--was King in South Louisiana. Four generations of the Minor family lived and labored at Sout...  read more »
  • If you are traveling anywhere in the New Orleans area, you need to stop at Southdown. This well-curated museum gives you a grand overview of the natives, early settlers, terrain, crops, politics, and ...  read more »
  • Beautiful home now a museum, has a room of Mardi Gras, a beautiful bird collection, room on Louisiana culture, room dedicated to the Houmas Indians, room dedicated to Sen. Allen Ellender, a bedroom se...  read more »
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