- The list below includes 32 free or cheap things to do in or near Opelousas, Louisiana, including 40 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, History Museums, Specialty Museums and Historic Districts.
- From Le Vieux Village de Poste des Opelousas to Louisiana Orphan Train Museum, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Opelousas and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Lafayette, Breaux Bridge, Eunice and Scott.
100% 10 votes
828 East Landry, Opelousas, LA 70570 MoreLess Info
Le Vieux Village de Poste des Opelousas was established in 1720 and is one of Louisiana's oldest towns. It is home to many annual events as well as The Orphan Train Museum and a Jim Bowie exhibit.
Dedicated to the event of transporting orphan, and sometimes homeless children, to an orphanage the Louisiana Orphan Train Museum will provide heart wrenching exhibits. View painted depictions of the event or discover who the children of the events were.
75% 4 votes
315 North Main Street, Opelousas, LA 70570 MoreLess Info
Featuring an interpretive exhibit that expounds on the history and culture of Opelousas, the Opelousas Museum & Interpretive Center has artifacts that date back to the prehistoric era. The museum also hosts special events and music festivals.
91% 43 votes
615 Hwy 93 N, Scott, LA 70583 MoreLess Info
Operating since 1986, the Best Stop Supermarket is a family-run store which offers a wide range of traditional cajun foods including boudin, choudin and more.