VISITOR AND WELCOME CENTER
828 East Landry
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-948-6263 (voice & Fax)
Open 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Weekdays
Saturday (except holidays) 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Download a copy of the City of Opelousas Tourism Brochure (Cover)
The City of Opelousas Tourist Information is located on the grounds of Le Vieux Village Historical Park & Heritage Museum at the eastern entrance of Opelousas along U.S. Highway 190. The center houses the Jim Bowie Display in honor of the American hero of the Alamo, who once lived in Opelousas. The Jim Bowie Display has artifacts and memorabilia from that era. Also located in the center is the Zydeco Music Exhibit, an interpretive panel exhibit dedicated to the unique and popular style of music ingenious to Southwest Louisiana.