You Won’t Believe These 9 Things Got Started In Louisiana

Almost everyone knows that Louisiana is the birthplace of Jazz, Gumbo, and hot sauce. But there are many more fascinating inventions that got their start in Louisiana. From crucial developments like the microscope to more leisurely activities like Craps; Louisiana is home to some of the most intriguing inventions in history. Here’s 9 of the most exciting.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Can you believe that all of these things were invented in Louisiana? LA is known throughout the country for their innovative students and professors. Do you know of any other inventions our state is home to? Tell us in the comments below!