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The Alexandre Mouton House has a rich narrative that truly makes it a treasured piece of Lafayette's history.

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Beginning with "Les Vingt Quatre," the Alexandre Mouton House has always been maintained by a dedicated group of women.

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The Alexandre Mouton House is home to a variety of treasured artifacts that each have stories of their own.

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Upcoming events

  • “Henri Bendel – Fashion icon of the 1920s and 1930s”

    The Lafayette Museum and the Lafayette Public Library System present fashion historian, Helen Marie Thian as guest speaker.  Born, raised and educated in New Orleans, Mrs. Thian has a law degree and graduated form the London College of Fashion with a Masters of Art Degree in Fashion History and Cul...

    September 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Alexandre Mouton House/Lafayette Museum
  • “Out of the Shadow of Leprosy”

    Claire Manes will be  the featured presenter as part of the on-going Speaker Series jointly hosted by The Lafayette Museum and The Lafayette Public Library System.  Claire Manes has been a teacher at the elementary, high school, college and adult level.  For most of her life, she searched for inf...

    October 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Alexandre Mouton House/Lafayette Museum
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