- TripBuzz found 29 things to do with kids in or near Opelousas, Louisiana, including 22 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Lafayette, Breaux Bridge, Eunice and Scott.
- From Skatez to Louisiana Orphan Train Museum, the Opelousas area offers 38 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, History Museums, Specialty Museums and Historic Districts.
- Music lovers flock the city of Opelousas, Louisiana, better known as the Zydeco capital of the world. Zydeco festivals, music markets and vibrant nightlife make this central city dance. Visitors can also enjoy authentic creole and Cajun dining, antique shops and museums and trying their hand at cards at the local casino.
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.
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.
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.
81% 16 votes
240 South C.C. Duson Street, Eunice, LA MoreLess Info
The Cajun Music Hall of Fame and Museum offers a wonderful opportunity for visitors to get a true look at part of the bayou culture. The museum features and preserves items from various periods to tell a story about the regions Cajun culture.