Most People Don’t Know About These Strange Ruins Hiding In Louisiana

There’s so much to explore in Louisiana, you could easily spend an entire year just popping around the state and learning about the history of all of the small towns, large cities, forests, swamps, and more. For history lovers, there’s no better spot to visit than Poverty Point in Louisiana. At over 3,000 years old, this World Heritage Site is one of the most remarkable historical attractions in Louisiana and worthy of a road trip to learn more.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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