Mardi Gras Museum of Imperial Calcasieu

Local History Museum in Lake Charles
809 Kirby Street , Second floor of the Central School building ,, Parking and entrance in back if building., Lake Charles, LA
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Updates

As of 4/16/21 We are currently undergoing building repairs and it is taking twice as long as anticipated, We are trying to reopen for Mardi Gras 2022, Keep your eyes open for the reopening .We will be back !!!

We are still closed due to the hurricanes Laura and Delta. We are hoping to open sometime in March. The work on the building is ongoing. See Ya'll soon !!!


Testimonials

a year ago
The curator was very informative and friendly. The costumes are gorgeous and show great attention to detail. It was well worth the trip.
- Beverly L
a year ago
It was awesome!! The history of it was interesting and the costumes extremely intricate. It was well laid out and great fun. I recommend a visit!
- Peter H
a year ago
Just Amazing !!! So very neat to see alot of the Mardi Gras costumes of past kings and Queens. Learned alot about what Mardi Gras is really about. The museum curator was wonderful! A complete joy to be around and answered any question about Mardi Gras we had, he really brought everything together. A must see when visiting Lake Charles, or if your a local and just want to learn more about what Mardi Gras truely is.
- ASavoy :

About us

Lake Charles hosts the second largest Mardi Gras Festival. Our MG Museum is located in the historic Central School Arts and Humanities Building. Experience the Glitz and Glamour of Mardi GrasΒ 


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  • (337) 430-0043

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809 Kirby Street , Second floor of the Central School building ,
Parking and entrance in back if building.
Lake Charles, LA 70601
United States
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