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Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum

710 East St. Mary St., Lafayette, LA 70503
+1 337-482-2278
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Old architecture meets new

The museum is a very interesting combination of architectural styles, with the modern glass museum... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Very interesting

We went here with my parents when we visited the area in march. Beatific weather! The water feature... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
Alexandria, Louisiana
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710 East St. Mary St., Lafayette, LA 70503
+1 337-482-2278
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

The museum is a very interesting combination of architectural styles, with the modern glass museum building standing in contrast to the A. Hays Town house next to it. The house is part of the museum grounds, and you can get a feel for the architectural...More

Thank AlnAbroad
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We went here with my parents when we visited the area in march. Beatific weather! The water feature out front was great back drop for photos. Inside the museum it was clean quiet relaxing and very nice collections. Would go again, maybe without the kids...More

Thank Ragkel2121
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I love this museum and visit every time I am in the area. I am a UL Alumni so this place is in my heart!

Thank taraquillin87
Reviewed 2 December 2016

My wife and I visit museums wherever we travel in the U.S. and Europe. This is as nice a small museum as you will find anywhere. We travel to Lafayette several times each year to visit family, friends, eat wonderful food and visit this museum....More

Thank Chad B
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I guess that I can say that exhibitions were interesting but place is really small. It took me more time to got there and back downtown than actually spending there. Anyway, you can couple it with a walk through the UL Lafayette campus. The entry...More

Thank vladimir70
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Wifee and I visited this art museum, as it was recommended in AAA. I don't know where the museum parking is located though cause I pulled in right in front of this Chamber of Commerce office parking right next door and Wifee went in and...More

Thank AkuByrd
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I enjoy visiting this museum with my wife on a regular basis. Essentially, we visit every time the exhibits change. Lovely place, quiet, reflective, and never a crowd when we've visited on Saturday afternoons.

Thank Cajunfoodguy
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We initially went to this museum to see the work of a particular artist. Having never been there before we weren't too sure what to expect, but it really is delightful. The exhibits were well presented and organized, and we were pleasantly surprised to see...More

1  Thank Praye58
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

The exhibits are always thought provoking and engaging. I love the new restoration exhibit ( but they need a donation box there for us po' folk that can create endowments). I even do my gift shopping at the gift shop. I've never seen a bad...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Located on the campus of University of Louisiana Lafayette, or USL to the locals, the Hilliard is a perfect example of what a civic minded philanthropic family can do for a community. Wonderful venue, good modern and plantation style architecture, and a rotating display of...More

Thank SaintVitas
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Carolyn L
30 July 2016|
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
Adults 5 dollars and children free. Here is the link to the info page. Go to hilliardmuseum org for more info.

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