New Orleans Area

BOOMTOWN BELLE

Boomtown Belle

at Cedar Grove near Belle Chasse, LA, on Hwy 23 south you may get a glimpse of the old BOOMTOWN BELLE riverboat casino laying idle.

Satellite picture and map at Google Maps:
Boomtown Belle



Riverboat COTTON BLOSSOM

At Madisonville, LA, the COTTON BLOSSOM is available for public cruises and charters. Operating all year round, seasonal schedule during winter months.

Directions:
The Cotton Bloosom
Maritime Museum River Dock
Madisonville, LA 70447
Phone (985) 845-2084
www.cottonblossom.org

Follow LA 22 after the Pontchartrain Causeway Bridge to Madisonville, the COTTON BLOSSOM is directly located across the swing bridge on Tchefuncte River.

Satellite picture and map at Google Maps:
Madisonville, LA



Riverboat MAGNOLIA BELLE

MAGNOLIA BELLE (former COCOA BELLE, BONNIE BELLE, NORTHERN STAR, ARAWANNA BELLE, BORDER STAR). - The MAGNOLIA BELLE has been located at Covington, LA, at the Marina del Ray, for many years, owned by the "Magnolia Belle Riverboat Cruises".
Last known location of the boat is at Little Rock, AK.



Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum and Research Center

The museum covers the maritime history of Lake Pontchartrain and the Tchefuncte river. Included is a near-life-size replica of a local steamboat called Louisiana.

Directions:
Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum
133 Mable Drive
Madisonville, LA 70447
Phone (985) 845-9200
Opening hours: Tue-Sat 10 am - 4 pm, Sun 12noon - 4 pm, admisson $3.
www.lpbmaritimemuseum.org

Follow LA 22 after the Pontchartrain Causeway Bridge to Madisonville, turn left on Main St. traffic light, turn left on Mable Drive.

Satellite picture and map at Google Maps:
Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum and Research Center

 

 



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