Welcome to Downtown Shreveport!

There’s always loads of fun happening in our #CoolDowntown.
Shopping, museums, attractions, parks & tours, Downtown has it all!
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•  Downtown Shopping  •  Downtown Museums & Attractions
•  Downtown Parks  •  Downtown Tours

 

Downtown Shopping

1. Appli-Ks Embroidery & Gifts
624 Texas Street & 616 Texas Street inside Refine Design, Also available at The Grove, 107 Spring Street.(318) 562-3713
Embroidery services, vinyl transfer, Royal Standard clothing, Happy Everything retailer & Louisiana themed gifts.
Monday & Saturday, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm | Tuesday – Thursday, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

2. Refine Design Decor Boutiques & More
616 Texas Street • (713) 818-8501
Unique, handmade gifts from local hand-crafters including candles, jewelry, soaps, home decor and many other items.
Sunday & Monday, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm | Tuesday – Thursday, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm |Friday &  Saturday, 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

3. On Time Fashion
621 Texas Street •
(318) 221-6674
High end men’s fashion store featuring tuxedos, suits, sport coats, shoes and full line of accessories, plus in-house alterations.
Monday – Saturday, 9:30 am – 6:00 pm

4. Lena’s Shoes
501 Milam Street • (318) 424-0272
Full line of women’s and men’s fine dress shoes and accessories
Monday – Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm | Saturday, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

5. The Grove
107 Spring Street • (318) 404-7293
Multiple vendors offering bath & body, candles, jewelry, art, home decor & more. Open first and third weekends of the month. 

6. Agora Borealis
421 Lake Street • (318) 268-3011
Artisan marketplace offering unique handmade products made locally and often from re-used or upcycled materials.
Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

7. Clean Slate Botanicals
717 Crockett Street in the Andress Artist & Entrepreneur Center
Offering a luxurious collection of beautifully designed & consciously crafted products brimming with various botanicals & locally sourced plant-based ingredients.
Monday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

8. C & C Mercantile and Lighting, ArtiFact & Caddo Bros. Hats
1110 Texas Avenue •
(318) 424-4406
Monday – Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm | Saturday, 10:00 – 2:00 pm
Antiques, art, oddities and lighting, plus local artists & creatives & Art by Lauren. Custom made hats, spring and fall mercantile markets.

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Downtown Museums & Attractions

1. Shreveport Municipal Auditorium
705 Elvis Presley Avenue • (318) 841-4195
Historic venue where Elvis Presley first took the stage. Host to national touring acts, family shows, comedy & more.

2. Emmett Hook Center Theater
550 Common Street, at the First United Methodist Church • (318) 429-6885
A state of the art theatre for concerts, theatrical productions, contemporary worship, lectures and seminars.

3. The Strand Theatre of Shreveport
619 Louisiana Avenue • (318) 226-8555
Built in 1923, this architectural beauty plays host to touring Broadway productions, concerts and plays and more.

4. Robinson Film Center
617 Texas Street • (318) 459-4122
Films, popular cinema, special events, wine, beer & meals for in-theater consumption. Abby Singer’s Bistro.

5. Southern University Museum of Art At Shreveport.
610 Texas Street • (318) 670-9631
Featuring works, artifacts & treasures of Africans, African Americans and their descendants.
Tuesday – Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

6. Multicultural Center of the South
520 Spring Street • (318) 424-1380
An educational center dedicated to the history and diverse cultures of Northwest and other parts of Louisiana.
Tuesday – Friday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

7. Spring Street Museum
525 North Spring Street • (318) 562-3128
1866 former bank housing a large variety of historical & vintage artifacts from Shreveport. Revolving exhibits.
Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

8. Festival Plaza
1010 Crockett Street • (318) 673-5100
Outdoor venue near the riverfront and downtown featuring Shreveport Farmers Market, Mudbug Madness, Red River Revel and more.

9. Sci-Port Discovery Center
820 Clyde Fant Parkway.
Explore & engage in mathematics, science & technology. IMAX, planetarium, 200 plus exhibits, special events.
Wednesday – Saturday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm | Saturday, 12:00 – 6:00 pm

10. J. Bennett Johnson Waterway Regional Visitor Center
700 Clyde Fant Parkway.
Exhibits about the Red River past and present. Audiovisual, static and interactive exhibits.
Wednesday – Saturday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

11. Shreveport Aquarium
601 Clyde Fant Parkway.
Aquarium featuring touch tanks, experts on hand to teach and instruct and special events.
Monday – Friday, 12:00 pm – Last entry, 5:00 pm | Saturday, 9:00 am, Last entry 5:00 pm | Sunday, 10:00 am – Last entry 5:00 pm

12. The Remington Garage
211 Market Street.
An extension of the Remington Suite Hotel & Spa hosting live performances, private & corporate events & more.

13. Shreveport Water Works Museum and Shreveport Railroad Museum
142 North Common Street.
The last steam-powered municipal water treatment plant in the United States. A National Historic Landmark.
Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm | Sunday, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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Downtown Parks

1. Asian Gardens
800 Texas Avenue.
Beautiful space that represents 15 different countries in it’s landscaped garden beds.

2. Caddo Common Park
869 Texas Avenue.
Downtown’s newest greenspace, Caddo Common plays host to art exhibits, poetry readings and live performances.

3. Oakland Cemetery
1000 Milam Street.
The City’s oldest cemetery & resting place of Shreveport’s pioneers for over 150 years. National Register of Historic Places.

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Downtown Tours

1. Trudeau History Tours
Call 318-272-6045 or check Facebook: www.facebook.com/Trudeau111
Offering a variety of historical walking tours of the downtown area.

2. SB Rides
Offering locals and tourists a unique opportunity to enjoy the history and culture on guided bicycle tours of the City. www.socialbikerides.com

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