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Alexandria
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
Owner description: Since 1926, Alexandria Zoological Park has shared the wonders of the natural world with generations of zoo-goers. Get face to face with 500 animals including lions, tigers... more Owner description: Since 1926, Alexandria Zoological Park has shared the wonders of the natural world with generations of zoo-goers. Get face to face with 500 animals including lions, tigers, crocodiles, monkeys, bears, otters and many more. Come explore a natural world filled with hoots, howls, and roars right in the heart of Central Louisiana. Alexandria Zoo is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. It is the mission of Alexandria Zoological Park to promote understanding and conservation of the natural world in which we live. It is the mission of Alexandria Zoological Park to promote understanding and conservation of the natural world in which we live. less
Attraction type: Zoos
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Kent Plantation House
Kent Plantation House
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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Alexandria Museum of Art
Alexandria Museum of Art
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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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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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

Pamela's Bayou in a Bowl
Pamela's Bayou in a Bowl
Ranked #1 of 169 Restaurants in Alexandria
Cuisines: American, Cajun & Creole
Good for: Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Wildwood Pizza
Wildwood Pizza
Ranked #2 of 169 Restaurants in Alexandria
Cuisines: Pizza
Good for: Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Cajun Landing
Cajun Landing
Ranked #3 of 169 Restaurants in Alexandria
Price:
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, 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
Spirits Food and Friends
Spirits Food and Friends
Ranked #4 of 169 Restaurants in Alexandria
Price: $5 - $34
Cuisines: American, Bar, Grill, Cajun & Creole
Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Late Night, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Verona Italian Restorante
Verona Italian Restorante
Ranked #5 of 169 Restaurants in Alexandria
Price: $15 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hampton Inn & Suites Alexandria
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Alexandria
$98 - $171
Ranked #2 of 24 Hotels in Alexandria
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Comfort Suites Alexandria
2.5 of 5
Comfort Suites Alexandria
$81 - $136
Ranked #3 of 24 Hotels in Alexandria
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Best Western Of Alexandria Inn & Suites & Conference Center
2.5 of 5
Best Western Of Alexandria Inn & Suites & Conference Center
$82 - $155
Ranked #4 of 24 Hotels in Alexandria
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Hotel Bentley
4.0 of 5
Hotel Bentley
$121 - $190
Ranked #12 of 24 Hotels in Alexandria
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