Things to Do in Folsom, LA

Our list of the best things to do in Folsom, Louisiana, features the top 30 nearby activities — including 13 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!

Folsom, LA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Outdoors, Active & Adventure, and Amusement.

The results below include the top 1 thing to do within the city of Folsom, LA, followed by 9 popular activities in nearby cities, including Abita Springs, Mandeville, Bush, Covington and Hammond.

Folsom, LA

Highlights
  • Scenic Walks - 4 Activities
  • Landmarks - 4 Activities
  • Nature & Wildlife Areas - 4 Activities
  • General Tours - 3 Activities

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Global Wildlife Center
1
6.4 Miles

Global Wildlife Center

26389 Hwy 40, Folsom, LA 70437
Nature & Wildlife Areas
Among the animals which found a home at the Global Wildlife Center, the visitor can see giraffes, antelopes, kangaroos, and zebras. A gift shop is found on the site.

Rating

96%
71 Votes
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Pontchartrain Vineyards
2
10.2 Miles

Pontchartrain Vineyards

81250 Highway 1082, Bush, LA 70431
Wineries
Founded in 1991, the Pontchartrain Vineyards offer the visitor the opportunity of picnicking, with a taste of their wine specialties. They can host private events, such as weddings.

Rating

56%
9 Votes
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Abita Springs Brewery Tour
3
12.9 Miles

Abita Springs Brewery Tour

21084 Louisiana 36, Abita Springs, LA
Breweries
7 beer specialties, 5 seasonal brews, and several other are produced at the Abita Springs Brewery Tour. It organizes special events, such as the Pub Crawls.

Rating

92%
36 Votes
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Insta-Gator Ranch
4
13.1 Miles

Insta-Gator Ranch

23440 Lowe Davis Rd., Covington, LA 70435
Farms & Ranches
The tours at the Insta-Gator Ranch will acquaint the visitor with the Louisiana Alligator industry, from the moment the eggs are laid and harvested until the moment the handbag is bought. A Baby Alligator Area is found on the site, and it can organize private events, such as birthday parties.

Rating

87%
30 Votes
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UCM Museum
5
13.9 Miles

UCM Museum

22275 Hwy 36, Abita Springs, LA 70420
Specialty Museums, Art Museums
More than 1,000 found objects and home-made inventions are exhibited at the UCM Museum. The collection includes a miniature southern town, arcade games, and memorabilia.

Rating

83%
35 Votes
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Splendor Farms
6
14.2 Miles

Splendor Farms

27329 Mill Creek Road, Bush, LA
Horseback Riding
Covering 75 acres, the Splendor Farms can host private events, such as birthday parties. Among the attractions, besides the horseback riding, in here there is also a petting zoo. Lodging is available for those wishing to prolong their stay.

Rating

78%
46 Votes
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Mandeville Trailhead Cultural Interpretive Center
7
19.9 Miles

Mandeville Trailhead Cultural Interpretive Center

675 Lafitte Street, Mandeville, LA 70448
Tourist Centers, Trails
A visitor center and a biking trail experience, the Mandeville Trailhead Cultural Interpretive Center exhibits local products and art, and trails which connect several communities.

Rating

86%
7 Votes
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Tammany Trace
8
20.1 Miles

Tammany Trace

Biking
Running for 31 miles, the Tammany Trace can be used by hikers, bikers, and horseback riders, and connects 5 cities in the area.

Rating

100%
20 Votes
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Kliebert's Turtle & Alligator Farm
9
21.5 Miles

Kliebert's Turtle & Alligator Farm

41083 West Yellow Water Road, Hammond, LA 70403
Farms & Ranches
Kliebert's Turtle & Alligator Farm is home to over 300 alligators and thousands of turtles placed in their natural habitat which, in turn, can be explored on foot via the Swamp People trail. Visitors can also feed the animals under supervision.

Rating

89%
45 Votes
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Fontainebleau State Park
10
22.1 Miles

Fontainebleau State Park

67825 Highway 190, Mandeville, LA 70448
National & State Parks
With a lake suited for sail boating, nature trails, a beach and other amenities, the 2,800 acres Fontainebleau State Park is a popular site for wildlife watchers. It is the home for more than 400 different species.

Rating

89%
56 Votes
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