Adam Ponthieu Grocery Store/Big Bend Post Office Museum

The Country Store Museum, representing a time capsule of Americana and old Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana, reflects the time period between 1900 and 1950 and is open to the public. Contents of museum feature many donated artifacts which include hardware, tools, kitchenware and utensils, medicine, grocery items, cold drinks, sewing materials and notions. Memorabilia pertaining to the Big Bend Post Office has survived and old ledgers used from the Ponthieu and Lemoine Times document business and transactions.

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Latitude: 31.045304 Longitude: -91.921214 Elevation: 51 ft
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Seasons Open

Year Round

Hours Open

Tues, Thurs, Fri: 7:30am - 3:30pm; Sunday: Noon - 4:30pm



Pet Friendly Notes

Pets allowed on property, however not in musuem

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