Chauvin Sculpture Garden Is One Of The Strangest Places You Can Go In Louisiana
By J.B. VanDyke|Published October 30, 2020
J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.
We all know one thing for sure: there are plenty of ways to get your weird on here in Louisiana. There is one bayou country wonder that surpasses them all when it comes to the strange and peculiar—Chauvin Sculpture Garden is located about two hours south of Baton Rouge, on a property that backs up to Bayou Petit Caillou in the small coastal community of Chauvin. What’s up with the 100 life-sized figures in the sculpture garden? This folk art garden is one of the strangest places on earth. Let’s take a look around: