Chitimacha Museum

Chitimacha Museum

3289 Chitimacha Trail Charenton, LA 70523

The Chitimacha (Sitimaxa- People of the many waters) were the first inhabitants of the region. The tribe is well known for their basket weaving skills. Take a trip back in time through the history of the Chitimacha. View exhibits and brief videos.

Hours: 
Monday to Friday, 9 am to 12 noon, 1pm to 4:30 pm, Closed Saturday and Sunday. Groups by appointment.
Phone: 
(337) 923-4830
Tour Bus Friendly: 
Yes