Louisiana Bayou!

At the Bayou Country Children’s Museum, children will learn as they play on a full-size sugarcane harvester, spot waterfowl from a duck blind, toss beads from a Mardi Gras float, climb aboard a shrimp boat and a 2-story oil platform, and even experience a severe weather simulation and fire simulation in Safety-ville and so much more!


$8 per person for anyone 12 months and over.
FREE for BCCM Members except for special events.
*Adults must accompany children under age 16.
*All adults must be accompanied by a child.

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Friday 10am – 5 pm
Saturday 10am – 6pm
Sunday Noon – 4pm
Monday Closed for cootie cleaning!
Closed on major holidays


211 Rue Betancourt
Thibodaux, LA 70301

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discover through cultural lens


When you travel down a bayou toward the Gulf of Mexico, what do you see? Learn about the Bayou culture, food, agriculture, festivals, and more! All of our gallery exhibits are designed to inspire, educate, and encourage children to explore.


Be Sure To Visit The

Bayou Boutique!

The Bayou Boutique gift shop is filled with educational gifts and toys, most of which are representative of our Cajun region. We have a great selection of books, games and learning toys. Don’t forget the alligator claw back scratcher, plush animals like pelicans, red fish and raccoons and even costumes with our BCCM logo! There is always a nice selection of jewelry for moms and great pieces of art work from local artists. Come in and shop — museum entrance fee is not required!

Still Curious?

Learn more about the goals of the museum, the people involved, and the community benefits the Bayou Country Children’s Museum offers.


Come Visit!