Art & Culture
The history of generations along the Mississippi River finds expression in the brush strokes of Alvin Batiste, self-taught, primitive artist, whose work has been critically acclaimed. Visitors may watch the artist at work, browse the gallery, commission and/or purchase original paintings.
Hours: Tues – Fri 10 am – 5:00 pm;
Sat 10 am – 2 pm (Call First)
Tour Length: 30 min./No limit
Group Size (Min/Max): No Limitations
River Region Art Gallery
320 East Ascension St
Gonzales, LA 70737
Hours: Tues-Sat: 11:0pm-4:30pm, Sunday: 12pm-4pm
The Cajun Village
6470 Hwy 22
Sorrento, LA 70778
Louisiana Pottery: [225-675-5572] A wonderful collection of pottery and art from Louisiana artists. Louisiana Pottery also offers hand-building pottery classes for adults and children.
Cajun Village Antiques: [225-675-2782] An eclectic collection of old and new Louisiana products, from antiques to Christmas ornaments. You’re sure to find something to take home from this shop
The Cajun Shop: [225-675-2640] Specializing in Louisiana products and souvenirs. Pick up your LSU, Saints, and Cajun gear, all while tapping your feet to the beat of lively Cajun music.
Swamp Pop Candy Shop
Lamar-Dixon Expo Center
9039 St. Landry Rd., Gonzales