Arts & Museums
Tangipahoa African-American Heritage Museum
1600 Phoenix Square
Hammond, Louisiana 70403
The museum offers eight exhibition rooms with Florida Parishes history, genealogy, artist exchange room, African art, inventors, music, and sports. There are 23 large murals telling the story of the African American plight. There is also a heritage garden and Viet Nam Memorial Wall with the names of over 7,000 African Americans who lost their lives during the conflict.