Nestled between New Orleans and Lafayette, Houma is the 'home of' wildlife adventures such as fishing and swamp tours. The Cajun dancehalls are alive with native Zydeco music. Shopping areas, night life, and museums abound. Houma takes swelling pride in its wildlife and the preservation and appreciation of wetlands and bird trails. Visit adorable restaurants and escape the bustle of the city.
Want a shopping break from the city? From Aeropostale to Zales--merely a scenic hour away from New Orleans, Gulfport Premium Outlets carries all the brands in full stock for significant savings. Housewares, gifts, designer and casual clothing, children's products, accessories, leather and luggage. What more could a person want? A food court to take a break and entertain the kids? Gulfport has it.
The Museum's World War II re-enactors, collectively known as the Living History Corps, are local volunteers who enrich the visitor's Museum experience with their wealth of information and stories.