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The German-American Cultural Center

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Address: 519 Huey P. Long Avenue, Gretna, LA 70053
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+1 504-363-4202

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A learning experience

Did you know that there is a German American Cultural Center right in the heart of Gretna? Did you know that it is the official German cultural center of the State of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 December 2016
Marielle S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Did you know that there is a German American Cultural Center right in the heart of Gretna? Did you know that it is the official German cultural center of the State of Louisiana? My salon is right across the street and since I had some free time after my appointment, I stopped in here to see what this center was... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

A nicely kept collection of German American geneology records. Interesting fact that many Germans settled in the New Orleans area Gracious staff..

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Gretna, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is a German Place & has lots of History. It also has German Bier Steins & all sorts of Historic Things. It is worth a Trip.

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Harvey, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

This place has a great Octoberfest celebration other wise its a museum not a restaurant. The tour is nice with lots of Beer Steins to see.

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Trussville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2012

Gretna Fest was fun.the German food and hosts were great. Watched LSU vs Florida on TV in tent. Sorry LSU fans, Go Gators.

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Natchez, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2012

This small museum is located in Gretna’s historic district but covers the progress of German immigrants, and the influence of German culture, on the entire region. The exhibits start with the arrival of immigrants to the German coast in 1721 to the present day. You can follow a timeline of German influence in the region and the section on the... More 

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