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Zigler Museum

411 Clara St, Jennings, LA 70546-5235
+1 318-824-0114
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Zigler Hotel

The museum is closed and the artwork was moved to city hall. The museum was for sale. Hard to... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Bo K
Weekend getaway

Interesting facts and pieces from Jeff Davis parish. Its one good place to visit if you have no... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2015
hogrunr
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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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"The Zigler Musem was created in 1963 by the late Mrs. Ruth B. Zigler widow of Fred B. Zigler, Jennings industrialist and philanthropist. She donated the property which has been the Zigler family home since 1908. It was enlarged by the addition of two gallery wings. Colorful and realistic Southwestern Louisiana wildlife dioramas are housed in the East wing. The West wing contains an excellent Fine Art Collection by European and American artists. A rotating exhibit is displayed in the central galleries throughout the year. The year ends with the annual Christmas Festival, featuring a wide array of trees and decorations throughout the museum."
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  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
26 Apr 2017
“Zigler Hotel”
11 Aug 2015
“Weekend getaway”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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411 Clara St, Jennings, LA 70546-5235
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+1 318-824-0114

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

The museum is closed and the artwork was moved to city hall. The museum was for sale. Hard to find. Had to make several stops to locate.

Thank Bo K
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Interesting facts and pieces from Jeff Davis parish. Its one good place to visit if you have no info about that parish and its role in American history

Thank hogrunr
Reviewed 29 October 2013

What a great asset for Jennings! The Zigler is worthy of a stop for I-10 travelers with an appreciation of art, Americana, and/or southern work and folk traditions. It is off Hwy. 27, four blocks south of the Hwy. 90 intersection, then east about a...More

2  Thank Edge W
Reviewed 26 August 2013

wonderful permanent collection of American and European art and emphasis on southern artists.. Exhibit shows and sales showcase the best southern and regional artists. not to miss!

1  Thank albert r
Reviewed 24 April 2013

Love the Cajun subjects in the museum. Great place to bring the kids to see what this area was like and what people have contributed through the years.

1  Thank James L
Reviewed 10 December 2011

Economically cost for quality works of art rare in S/W Louisiana. Christmas decorations interesting also.

1  Thank GlennMiller_11
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