Slidell Welcome Center

The architectural style of this Welcome Center mirrors that of Old Town Slidell - the way the city of Slidell looked at the end of the 19th century. Some have described it as a blend of late Creole and Victorian styles.

41300 Crawford Landing Road
Slidell, LA 70461
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30.3053114, -89.7338243

From Mississippi, stay in the right lane on I-10 the Center is four miles from the state line. Upon entering the rest area, bear to the left for lots of passenger vehicle parking.  Truck parking is at rear of Welcome Center.

(985) 646-6451


Hours of Operation:
  • 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily
  • Closed for New Year's Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day

24/7 Services Available:
  • Restrooms, including handicapped facilities
  • Vending machines

Amenities During Business Hours:
  • Free coffee
  • Dog walk
  • Indoor handicapped accessible restroom
  • Picnic table
  • Louisiana Highway Maps
  • Local Attractions and Destinations brochures

Nearby Attractions:
  • Fishing tours and charters, swamp tours
  • Insta-Gator Alligator Hatchery
  • Global Wildlife Center
  • Abita Brewing Company
  • Annual Madisonville Boat Festival.

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