Tangipahoa Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau
Tangipahoa Parish continues to blossom with new and exciting ventures.
The new home of the Tangipahoa Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau is located just off I-55, exit number 32 (University Blvd. / Wardline Rd.), the new site gives the bureau better interstate prominence and room to grow. The Visitors Center showcases the history of the railroad, contains a refreshment area and possesses state-of-the-art technical equipment.
Tangipahoa African American Heritage Museum
New attractions continue to develop in Tangipahoa Parish. The long-awaited grand opening of the Tangipahoa African American Heritage Museum was held in February 2007. This facility boasts over 8,000 square feet of exhibit space, eight exhibition rooms, twenty-six permanent murals, a restaurant and dinner theater, along with a recording studio, banquet facilities, heritage garden and planned Vietnam memorial wall.