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Best of Alexandria Guide

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Along the banks of the Red River, deep in the heart of Louisiana, Alexandria is eager to share its heritage with visitors. The Alexandria Zoological Park, features the "Louisiana Habitat," showcasing the famous Louisiana marshes and swamps and their native residents, including alligators and cougars. Explore the beaches and bayous of the Kisatchie National Forest, a popular hiking and camping destination, or stay in the city and catch the impressive annual Central Louisiana Mardi Gras parade.

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Alexandria Zoological Park
Alexandria Zoological Park
Attraction type: Zoos
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Kent Plantation House
Kent Plantation House
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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T.R.E.E. House
T.R.E.E. House
We're a hands-on educational children's museum with activities and play areas dedicated to fostering inquiry, imagination, and learning!
Attraction type: Children's Museums
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Alexandria Museum of Art
Alexandria Museum of Art
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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River Oaks Square Arts Center
River Oaks Square Arts Center
Owner description: River Oaks Square is a contemporary visual arts and fine crafts center made up of resident artists working with a variety of media. A Creative Hub Of Central Louisiana Rachael... more Owner description: River Oaks Square is a contemporary visual arts and fine crafts center made up of resident artists working with a variety of media. A Creative Hub Of Central Louisiana Rachael Lajaunie-Dauzat, Executive Director/Aubrey Bolen, Artistic Director/Donna Autrey,Adm.Assistant less
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Cajun Landing
Cajun Landing
Ranked #1 of 152 Restaurants in Alexandria
Price:
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Wildwood Pizza
Wildwood Pizza
Ranked #2 of 152 Restaurants in Alexandria
Cuisines: Pizza
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Pamela's Bayou in a Bowl
Pamela's Bayou in a Bowl
Ranked #3 of 152 Restaurants in Alexandria
Cuisines: American, Cajun & Creole
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Spirits Food and Friends
Spirits Food and Friends
Ranked #4 of 152 Restaurants in Alexandria
Price: $7 - $17
Cuisines: American, Bar, Grill
Good for: Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Oriental Wok
Oriental Wok
Ranked #5 of 152 Restaurants in Alexandria
Cuisines: Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Comfort Suites Alexandria
2.5 of 5
Comfort Suites Alexandria
$83 - $123
Ranked #2 of 24 Hotels in Alexandria
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TownePlace Suites Alexandria
2.5 of 5
TownePlace Suites Alexandria
$107 - $138
Ranked #5 of 24 Hotels in Alexandria
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Holiday Inn Alexandria Downtown
3.0 of 5
Holiday Inn Alexandria Downtown
$99 - $177
Ranked #7 of 24 Hotels in Alexandria
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Hotel Bentley
4.0 of 5
Hotel Bentley
$141 - $164
Ranked #12 of 24 Hotels in Alexandria
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