The Lafayette Museum, Historic Home and Gardens, was the setting for active and associate members of Les Vingt-Quatre to gather for their Annual Meeting and Luncheon on Monday, May 17, 2021. The occasion celebrated the 67th birthday of the Lafayette Museum Association. A delicious meal featuring Shrimp Remoulade Salad and Chicken Florentine Pasta was prepared as a surprise by the presidents of Les Vingt-Quatre and the Lafayette Museum Association, who arranged beautiful place settings around gorgeous spring flower arrangements. Officers for 2020-2021 were installed at the meeting.
LMA President: Laura Ann Edwards Vice-President: Linda Alesi Recording Secretary: Alex Cousin Corresponding Secretary: Nancy Cochrane Treasurer: Mary Gretchen Guilliot
LVQ President: Elizabeth Bernard Vice-President: Susan Stephan Recording Secretary: Elise Colomb Corresponding Secretary: Nancy Cochrane Treasurer: Maria Breaux Historian: Ramona Mouton
The Lafayette Museum Association is happy to announce the reopening of the Lafayette Museum, Historic Home and Gardens. Established in 1954, the Museum is the original and only onsite museum in the parish. The Lafayette Museum is an eyewitness to the events that led to the growth and development of Lafayette and the surrounding area and is dedicated to sharing and promoting the history and culture of Acadiana by collecting, preserving, exhibiting, and interpreting artifacts related to the families and time in which they lived in the house.
The Museum will be open to the public Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Admission is $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for seniors, students and military. By appointment only, group tours can visit the Museum Sunday and Monday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Museum is available for meetings or party rentals. COVID guidelines observed.
Call (337) 234 2208
Tour the Museum at 1122 Lafayette Street, Lafayette, LA