- Our list of the best things to do in Shreveport, Louisiana, features the top 46 nearby activities — including 14 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Shreveport, LA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Sights & Landmarks, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 26 things to do within the city of Shreveport, LA , followed by 20 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bossier City and Greenwood
94% 18 votes
8012 Blanchard Furrh Road, Shreveport, LA 71107 MoreLess Info
With exhibits containing live animals, Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park provides an educational experience in its two classrooms. The park also has five miles of walking trails with exhibits, picnic areas and an aviary containing raptors.
The Spring Street Museum traces the history and times of the city of Shreveport. The museum houses a permanent exhibit on the history of Shreveport. The Spring Street Museum building is an example of New Orleans-style cast-iron grill work.
Shreveport, Louisiana is home to the Sam's Town Casino, a popular gambling spot and nightlife venue. In addition to its massive gaming floor, Sam's Town has a world-class hotel and several fine restaurants.
100% 2 votes
610 Texas St., Shreveport, LA MoreLess Info
The Southern University Museum of Art at Shreveport features artifacts and art of Africans, African-Americans, and their descendants. The curator is knowledgeable and the exhibits offer a great history lesson to all visitors.
As a non-profit theater, Shreveport Little Theatre puts on ten productions each season consisting of plays, musicals, and comedies. The theater hosts fund raisers like crawfish boils and other community events.
100% 1 votes
705 Elvis Presley Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71101 MoreLess Info
Once hosting Elvis performances, Shreveport Municipal Memorial Auditorium organizes shows for touring and nationally recognized musical groups. The venue has a 3,000 seats and an orchestra pit below the stage.
100% 1 votes
4009 Youree Drive, Shreveport, LA 71105 MoreLess Info
Featuring an extensive playground, A. C. Steere Park & Playground has bridges, fireman poles, slides, and other climbing structures for kids to play in. The park also has picnic areas, a walking trail, and tennis courts.
Located on the LSU Shreveport campus, Pioneer Heritage Center consists of historical buildings established by the early settlers of Louisiana. The staff offer guided tours of the building where visitors can learn about the cultural history of the settlers.
57% 14 votes
601 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101 MoreLess Info
Located along the Red River, the R.S. Barnwell Memorial Garden & Art Center offers visitors the chance to walk along well-landscaped garden of Louisiana wildlife. Bask in the beauty of the huge domes botanical garden or treat your nose to the fragrance garden.
52% 52 votes
Jefferson Paige Road, Shreveport, LA 71119 MoreLess Info
The rose forms the basis of the Gardens at the American Rose Center. During the official rose bloom season from April to October, the gardens are vibrant in both color and fragrance, but they transform into a twinkling light show during the winter.