1401 Martin Luther King Jr.
Monroe, LA 71202
Phone: (318) 410-1005
Fax: (318) 410-0145
Northeast Louisiana State Office Building is a government building that a lovely facade, including columns.
An indoor, air-conditioned playground that offers fun for those ages 8 to 12.
Originally the home of Swiss settler, Henry Bry, this European style castle borders the beautiful Ouachita River and features numerous antiques and family portraits spanning over 200 years displayed throughout the house. Group tours are by appointment only.
Spread over 80 acres (32 hectares), the Louisiana Purchase Gardens and Zoo is home to animals from many parts of the world. Open daily, the zoo includes many interesting exhibits like the Hall of Small, an insect display; Reptile House, housing lizards and snakes; Creatures of the Night, displaying nocturnal animals. The Bayou Safari takes visitors on a boat ride to see animals not visible otherwise. Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo also includes a greenhouse.
Established in the early 1880s, this large library is known as one of the best libraries in Louisiana and features a huge collection of books, periodicals, books-on-tape, reference materials, magazines, and newspapers. A wide variety of programs for both adults and children are available.
The Biedenharn Museum and Gardens was built in 1913 and is a splendid botanical garden. It is located besides the Ouachita River. The museum was built as a private home by Joseph A. Biedenharn who also holds the credit of bottling the first Coca Cola bottle in 1894. The property also houses a Coca Cola museum and other exhibits. The museum and garden are open for tourists throughout the week.
Popular local park that features a scenic 18 hole golf course, a frisbee course, tennis courts, softball fields, and lovely picnic facilities.
The renowned First United Methodist Church is a stellar Church site in West Monroe, Louisiana. The building is encompassed on a land area of 1.7 acres (0.69 hectares). The historically significant church was constructed in 1920. It successfully exemplifies the Colonial Revival style of architecture. The Sunday morning worship sessions being at 9:00 a and is followed by the Sunday school at 10:00 a. Detailed insights regarding their activities and programs can be checked through their official website.
The Jungle Gym is the spot for your child's birthday exploration. Join them for birthdays, parties or just a day of fun.
Made famous due to the "Duck Dynasty" TV series, the Duck Commander is both a store and an attraction. Not only will you find a gift shop full of "Duck Dynasty" items and outdoor gear, you'll also see the location were the reality TV show was filmed about a family business that carried on a generational tradition of duck call crafting. And, of course, a trip here wouldn't be complete without checking out their duck call, the best-selling brand that provided the Robertson family its original claim to fame.
Relive the days of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn on this beautiful 18-hole miniature golf course. Open seasonally, call for hours.
This park offers 150 acres of nature's beauty. There are fishing ponds, trails, playgrounds, picnic areas and gardens. Facilities available for weddings, parties, and more.