Center for Traditional Louisiana Boat Building

Here in South Louisiana, bayous, bays, coastlines and marshes define a way of life that is like no other. The Center for Traditional Louisiana Boat Building honors and preserves our area's unique boats and the craftsmen who build them. Located at the water's edge along Bayou Lafourche in historic downtown Lockport, Louisiana, the center offers an interactive look at our area's bateauxs, pirogues, skiffs,and watercraft with a guided or independent tour. Group tours and events are also available.

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Latitude: 29.64722 Longitude: -90.538595 Elevation: 10 ft
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Carolyn Cheramie

Seasons Open

Year Round

Hours Open

Tuesday & Thrusday 10 AM - Noon 1 PM to 4 PM; Saturday 10 AM - 4 PM; Boat Building Classes Mondays 4 PM - 7 PM


$5 Adults, $2 Children under 12

Accessibility Notes

Handicapped accessible

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