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A step back in time

This little known gem is a great collection of seven plantation structures, two of which are listed... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2016
Janice N
Collection of old buildings

Collection of 7 old buildings, only one of which really has anything worth seeing. The Hutchinson... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
Shreveport, Louisiana
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May 14, 2018
“Collection of old buildings”
Mar 17, 2018
“Hidden gem for history buffs”
Museum chronicles the period of settlement and early development of northwest Louisiana during the 19th century.
1 University Pl, Shreveport, LA 71115-2301
+1 318-797-5332
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

Collection of 7 old buildings, only one of which really has anything worth seeing. The Hutchinson home was moved from the Caspiana area. There are a few interesting artifacts and the family's story is well-chronicled. If you have the time, visit the Heritage Village in...More

2  Thank davidtI6638MZ
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Located on the LSU campus, fenced off, so MUST call and make appointment. There are 7 buildings to tour, took about 1 hours. We had a great private tour and the history was great, the buildings vintage and authentic. Parking right in front - free....More

Thank trevorrohm
Reviewed July 13, 2016

This little collection of plantation houses is so neat to check out. I went here on field trips when I was in school and still remember how cool I thought it was. I now am able to take my children to see them and they...More

Thank nkki k
Reviewed April 30, 2016

This little known gem is a great collection of seven plantation structures, two of which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places (they came from Caspiana Plantation just south of Shreveport). The center is located on the northeast corner of campus at Louisiana...More

Thank Janice N
Reviewed June 28, 2015

it is nice to be able to see what it was like to live in the pioneer days in Shreveport. Not alot to see but it is still history and knowledge that one will have to know what it was like living in that time...More

1  Thank 01vettegirl
Reviewed August 29, 2013

The Center is open to the public year-round, Tuesday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. The Center is also available for group, school, and special events by appointment only. The Center is closed on holidays and from December 15 through February 1st.

1  Thank mariannette
Reviewed October 17, 2012

The Pioneer Heritage Center is a small collection of historic buildings on the campus of LSU-Shreveport. It is fenced in and you need an appointment to get in, 364 days out of the year. If you are interested in a private tour (which we haven't...More

3  Thank 2_bedroom_suite
Reviewed October 14, 2011

It was neat to see the houses, but you have to make an appointment to see inside.

2  Thank TexasHappynHawaii
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