- Our list of the best things to do in Houma, Louisiana, features the top 29 nearby activities — including 14 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Houma, LA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Sights & Landmarks, Tours, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 18 things to do within the city of Houma, LA , followed by 11 popular activities in nearby cities, including Thibodaux, Gibson and Kraemer
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3718 Southdown Mandalay Road, Houma, LA 70360 MoreLess Info
Get to know the Louisiana swamps on a tour from Annie Miller's Son's Swamp & Marsh Tours. Owned and operated by Louisiana natives, the company has an impeccable safety record and is one of the region's most popular tour firms.
Bayou Terrebonne Waterlife Museum is a public facility overlooking a bayou and is home to a range of informative historical exhibits about the local culture, history and a variety of industries which flourished here.
A 4,416 acre refuge, the swampy Mandalay National Wildlife Refuge contains rare wildlife like the American alligator and bald eagle as well as migratory and wading birds, raptors and waterfowl. It is accessible only by boat.
Part of the Louisiana Public Library system, the Terrebonne Parish Library offers a variety of amenities to the public. In addition to books and databases, the library has genealogical information, and hosts events like writers' festivals.
Guest can experience guided fishing tours for fresh water and salter fish with Dulac Cajun Tours & Charters. The tours explore the swamps and marshes as well and allows guests too see a variety of wildlife including alligators and crawfish.
Southdown Plantation House is a museum that offers guided tours of a 19th century sugar plantation manor house and slave quarters. The plantation features a gift shop and a pavilion for hosting parties and special events.
East Houma's Aggie's Skate Connection East is a roller and inline skating rink that offers open skating as well as a variety of different party packages. The facility offers skate rentals and a variety of refreshments.
The Patio is an upscale cocktail bar featuring high quality mixed drinks, a comfortable atmosphere, and live music. Select tapas and food are available daily. Wine Wednesday and Live Music Saturdays are frequent specials.