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This section includes local history museums, historic houses and other sites of historical significance. Museums focusing on the history of science, technology or industry are listed in the "Science & Technology" section. Museums focusing on natural history are listed in the "Creatures" and/or "Science & Technology" section. The gear icon indicates locations likely to be of greatest interest to steampunks.

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New Orleans, LA, USA

The Louisiana State Museum's 1850 House is an antebellum row house furnished to represent life in mid-19th-century New Orleans . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

The Cabildo was the seat of Spanish colonial government in New Orleans. . .

Franklinton, LA, USA

This museum occupies a general merchandise store built around 1906. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

Gallier House is a restored 19th-century historic house museum located on Royal Street. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

The Hermann-Grima House is a historic house museum in the French Quarter of New Orleans. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

The Historic New Orleans Collection is a museum, research center, and publisher focused on the history and culture of New Orleans and the Gulf South region. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve consists of six physically separate sites and a park headquarters. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

The Historical Center holds the Louisiana State Museum's document archives. . .

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New Orleans, LA, USA

The Louisiana State Museum is a statewide system of landmarks and structures. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

Madame John's Legacy is a historic house museum in the French Quarter. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

This museum displays a wide variety of art and artifacts surrounding the subject of death. . .

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New Orleans, LA, USA

The New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum is situated between Bourbon and Royal Streets in the French Quarter. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park is in the Tremé neighborhood near the French Quarter. . .

New Orleans, LA, USA

The Presbytère is an architecturally important building in the French Quarter. . .

Garyville, LA, USA

San Francisco Plantation House is one of the most architecturally distinctive plantation houses in the American South. . .

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