Field Trips at the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center

Located on the banks of Bayou Lafourche in Thibodaux, the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center offers students a look at Lousiana life in the swamps and on the bayous.


Field Trip Information for Teachers

Plan like a Park Ranger! Be prepared for your field trip and learn about our facility and programs below.


Field Trip Programs

Historical & Cultural Studies

We empower students to become active, life-long learners in Southern Louisiana’s history and diverse culture. To provide quality engagement, our programs offer students opportunities to actively participate in history and cultural historical events. We align all programs to Louisiana Student Standards (2022).
Grades: Kindergarten - 6th grade
Subjects: Social Studies, Louisiana History


We foster student engagement in the sciences through interactive programs aligned to Louisiana Students Standards (2022). We help students learn about the unique physical landscapes and diverse biology, how scientists study the environment and how students can apply these skills to current issues facing Louisiana.
Grades: 1st grade - 12th grade
Subjects: Biological Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Earth Sciences, Environmental Issues

Last updated: August 11, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

419 Decatur St
New Orleans, LA 70130


504 589-3882

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