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Houma Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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fun in Houma!

Great Cajon food, Gothic sugar plantation and great down home people kind of sums up our visit. We... read more

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Reviewed June 15, 2018
galaske9
Worth the stop

The CVB in Houma is not only a wealth of information but also a sort of museum in itself. Several... read more

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Reviewed June 14, 2018
NicoleC5855
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Less than an hour south of New Orleans, the Houma area offers authentic Cajun Culture, outdoor adventure, beautiful views of the bayou, world-class fishing, and mouth-watering cuisine. The Houma Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is your first stop...more
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Reviewed May 11, 2019

The first place for us to stop in each new destination is the local Visitor Center. Usually, in addition to all the brochures that we get and throw away at home, there are people who know and love the area in which they live. So...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MikeB1952
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

The visitors center is CLOSED on Sundays. With the government shutdown, and the Arcadia Center closed, we were hoping to find other things to do in the area. We were disappointed to find it closed, and just headed west instead.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank fredat149
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Great Cajon food, Gothic sugar plantation and great down home people kind of sums up our visit. We would recommend it to everyone. The visitor center helped us with all of it.

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Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 14, 2018

The CVB in Houma is not only a wealth of information but also a sort of museum in itself. Several photo ops available and tons of info on the area.

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Date of experience: May 2018
Thank NicoleC5855
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Nice new place to visit. Shows main attractions in houma area. I went when they had the spring showcase. I absoutely love the shrimp boots and gator outside!

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Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KristinC1322
HoumaTravelCVB, Services Manager at Houma Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Thank you, Kristin, for your review! Thanks for attending the Spring Community Showcase event. Glad you enjoyed our #bigboots and gator. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed June 8, 2018

Our first time in Houma. My husband and I were attending a Graduation in New Orleans so we decided to spend some time in Houma. Our hotel was right off the freeway. The information for restaurants and sites from the Visitor Bureau was great. We...More

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Date of experience: June 2018
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HoumaTravelCVB, Services Manager at Houma Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to visit with us here in Houma. I'm delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience here at the visitor center and in town. We certainly can't wait to see you again. Thanks for taking the time to review...More

Reviewed June 8, 2018

The information available and the services provided were absolutely first boat!!!! Thank you! The only suggestion I have is you need better RV parking and access. I was pulling a 35More

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Date of experience: May 2018
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HoumaTravelCVB, Services Manager at Houma Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us here on Trip Advisor. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the information and experience at the visitor center. I've made note of your suggestion and will be sure to bring it up to see if...More

Reviewed June 8, 2018

We had a super trip to Houma. We didn't know there were so many things to see. It is on our list of the first things to see when we return to the area.

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Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

Very helpful staff, good info on area, attractive and interesting displays. Good variety of tourist brochures. Clean restrooms, a welcome stop..

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Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

We were here with our two children for the weekend doing some geo caching. Your host was very helpful and explanatory of your geo tour and things to do in the area! We completed the Houma geo tour and thoroughly enjoyed all the sites and...More

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Date of experience: May 2018
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