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"Le Beau Petit Musee"   The Pretty Little Museum

Come Visit Our Home!

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Welcome to Our Home

From Sugarcane to Sugar

The Jeanerette Bicentennial Park and Museum is a sampling of life along the winding banks of Bayou Teche. The museum, built in 1902, is made from the cypress wood that was once a major industry in Jeanerette.

Step into the past and learn about the last 200 years of the sugarcane industry, the cypress lumber industry and the days of the steamboat.

*Pictorial History of the Sugarcane Industry


*Antique  Handmade Cypress Patterns


*1879 Sewing Collection


*Victorian Bedroom


*Swamp Room with over 40 Native Species


*Local Exhibits & History


The Museum is now open on a limited basis Thursday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The last tour begins at 3 p.m. Iberia Recreation may change operation hours and days without notice. Please call ahead for information.

Admission is $3 adults, $1 for students (under 12).

Group Tours are Welcome. Special tours are also available after hours.  Please call to schedule.

Free Parking including RV and Campers.

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