- Our list of the best things to do in Alexandria, Louisiana, features the top 19 nearby activities — including 4 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Alexandria, LA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Museums & Galleries, Amusement, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 18 things to do within the city of Alexandria, LA , followed by 1 popular activity in the nearby city of Marksville
T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum 1403 3rd Street, Alexandria, LA MoreLess Info
Interactive exhibits have kids learning about science, engineering, and adult careers while playing with their parents and peers
Built in the immediate aftermath of the Revolutionary War, the Kent Plantation House is one of the oldest American plantations that are still standing. It ceased to be a plantation in 1855 and is now a tourist attraction.
86% 176 votes
3016 Masonic Drive (US Highway 165 Business), Alexandria, LA MoreLess Info
Alexandria, Louisiana is home to the Alexandria Zoological Park. The zoo features a variety of animals and is particularly known for its dedication to endangered jaguar species. Its most famous denizen is a white tiger.
87% 84 votes
9000 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, LA MoreLess Info
Designed by the famed architect, Frank Lloyd Wright's Pope-Leighey House is a historic site located on the same grounds as Woodlawn plantation. Visitors are welcome to walk the 126 acre grounds and tour the homes.
89% 9 votes
LA 497, Alexandria, LA MoreLess Info
The Southern Forest Heritage Museum & Research Center has been preserving the history of the southern forest for decades. The group aims to shed light on the heritage and culture of the area through public events.
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1403 Third Street, Alexandria, LA 71301 MoreLess Info
A popular children's museum, the T.R.E.E. House is located in Alexandria, Louisiana. It boasts a large assortment of interactive exhibits, programs and special programs for kids and their parents. Groups are also welcome.
Alexandria Museum of Art holds more than 800 original works of art in its permanent collection. Visitors can experience contemporary artwork and also view traveling exhibitions from around the world. The museum's gift shop offers handmade art and specialty products.
100% 1 votes
503 Washington Street, Alexandria, LA 71301 MoreLess Info
The Alexandria Genealogical Library features an extensive collection of historical archives. The library includes over 7000 books, and has special collections including all 13 colonies' published archives, as well as census and judicial records dating back to the 1800s.
Visitors can a 16 screen movie theater with stadium seating and high back rocking chairs at The Grand 14 - Alexandria. The theater airs first run and 3D films with digital projection and sound and features a game room.