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Abita Mystery House

22275 Highway 36, Abita Springs, LA 70420-3854
+1 985-892-2624
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Hidden Gem that needs just a touch of polishing

I love this place. Its weird, and quirky! If you like things that make you go, hmmmm, this is the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Louisiana’s Cajun Bayou, Louisiana
Afternoon Outing

We live less than hour from this and had never been to it! It was insanely interesting and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Phil-Kim W
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“ucm museum” (13 reviews)
“gift shop” (29 reviews)
22275 Highway 36, Abita Springs, LA 70420-3854
+1 985-892-2624
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place. Its weird, and quirky! If you like things that make you go, hmmmm, this is the place for you! It's nestled at the edge of Abita Springs town square, in a little old gas station that reminds you of a time...More

Thank SLB1510
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live less than hour from this and had never been to it! It was insanely interesting and entertaining! And you certainly can't beat the $3 admission price!

Thank Phil-Kim W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my family on a very long road trip from south Florida, this was a wonderful place to visit. The nice gentleman who works there is very nice and provided amazing customer service. The place is loaded with wonderful things from history and...More

Thank Andrew C
John P, Owner at Abita Mystery House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the nice words.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a friend while I was in New Orleans. All around the outside, before you enter, there's art and awesome sites to see. You enter thru the gift shop, which has some of the best chachkies, then he'd out back to the 9th...More

Thank bryanc467
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This was a little quirky spot. Not sure what to expect but what I found was a collection of many things (old computer keyboards and motherboards, license plates, signs, toys, etc). The collection of items were rimmed with bottlecaps and old paint can tops. The...More

Thank prgbmb
Reviewed 4 July 2017

At $3 a person, you are not going to find a better museum for the money in the state or the region. The Mystery House is a small museum of pop culture art. It contains a number of animated dioramas and contraptions, coin operated machines...More

Thank Chris N
John P, Manager at Abita Mystery House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thanks for the nice review. Remember - Be Strange, not a Stranger

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

What a fun and quirky place to stop and just take it all in. You have to have a fun and open mind. We took silly pics for our kids, which made us enjoy even more. The gift shop was full of quirky little gifts....More

Thank Spoonermomma1
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Definitely worth it. There is so much weird stuff here that it was impossible to look at everything.. Really fun especially for only $3.

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Weirdest collection of random pack rat but organized in semi entropic fashion that oddly makes sense at times.

Thank Shaun H
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Visited here while touring the town. It was different and kind of cool but I think it needs a little TCL if they continue to keep it open and charge to see it

Thank Kareway
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