Natchitoches is a wonderful place to visit and live!

Looking down Front StreetVisiting sites in Natchitoches such as, the Plantations, Fort St. Jean Baptiste, and especially picturesque "National Historic Landmark District" downtown on Cane River Lake are fun and interesting.

The Historic District with its quaint bricked Front Street offers a picturesque area for strolling, shopping and dining in a friendly atmosphere.

Cane River Lake Illuminated during the Christmas Festival of Lights - Photo copyright John ShawCannot decide what to do or where to go first during your visit? Stop by Georgia's Gift Shop and talk to us. We are members of the Historic District Business Association and the Natchitoches Area Chamber of Commerce. We can answer your questions and give you directions.

Louisiana's unique history and rich culture are mirrored throughout the state in its towns and citizens. Here in Natchitoches, this is especially so.

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State Symbols

Flower
Magnolia
Bird
Brown Pelican
Tree
Bald Cypress
Reptile
Alligator
Crustecean
Crawfish
Amphibian
Green Tree Frog
Fish
Sac-au-lait, also known as crappie or white perch
Musical Instrucment
Accordion
Fossil
Petrified Palmwood
Mammal
Black Bear