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Mardi Gras Museum

2101 East Texas St, Bossier City, LA
318-218-2865
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Ranked #13 of 19 Attractions in Bossier City
Type: Museums
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- Feb 27, 2014
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Clinton, New Jersey
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165 reviews 165 reviews
42 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I only had 2 days in Bossier City and I was so looking forward to seeing this museum. I checked the hours ahead of time and they were closed when it said they were going to be opened. I called and got a recording and left a message to find out more information and no one returned my call. From... More

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

I am a member of the Krewe of Gemini in Bossier City, Louisiana. I am not partial to this museum because I belong to the Krewe that started it but because it is definitely the best place to see and experience Mardi Gras in Northwest Louisiana. Come join us for our parade, bal, float loading, the best in NW Louisiana.

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Spanish Fort, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

What a Nice place and nice people, really enjoyed it. Love how they have displayed all the costumes and beads, they have really built a nice place to show the history of Mardi Gras, you can also see all the floats that they use.

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Bossier City, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

If you want to go back in time to the start of Mardi Gras in the Ark-La-Tex the Mardi Gras Museum is a great place to start. The largest collection of Mardi Gras costumes and memorabilia in all of North Louisiana. A must for every tourist.

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Haughton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

It is amazing to me to see all of the time, energy, design, talent and love that goes into each facet of Mardi Gras. The preservation of items now should inspire all who take the time to visit this museum , as well as, others around the state or states.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

Mardi Gras Museum - Krew of Gemini, Bossier City, Louisiana. Very interesting place. Opened just a couple of years ago. It keeps all the regalia of previous year’s carnivals. Lots of beautiful costumes. The attendant was very clear in his explanations of the history of the Krew of Gemini (started 1989) and their charity work during the year. Also a... More

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