Museum of the New Llano Colony
Don’t ya’ wish you could be livin’ someplace absolutely perfect and peaceful? Well, the folks of New Llano Colony surely tried to make themselves a utopia way back in their time. Down at the Museum of the New Llano Colony, you can get educated on them early settlers and all their ideas they had about creating a calm community.
These colonists created several new enterprises in Western Louisiana, including rice farming, a veneer plant, and a grist mill. These early 20th century innovators were thriving and expanding at a rapid rate until The Great Depression hit, causing their economy and way of life to crumble.