NOTICE:
Phase Two of lifting the Stay At Home Order will go into effect on Friday, June 5th.  We still ask that you practice social distancing, wear a mask to protect yourself and others, and maintain personal hygiene. People who are at a higher risk of severe illness from COVID-19 should still stay at home unless they are traveling outside of the home for an essential activity, like obtaining food, medicine or medical care. For businesses that are open, please visit our list here.

Full details of the Phase Two Reopening can be found here.
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Jun
5
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
6
Sat
SBRM Volunteer Orientation @ Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

SBRM Volunteer Orientation

Are you looking for an opportunity to make an impact in our community? Then, we want you! Join us and learn how you can volunteer your time to help change the lives of homeless men, women and children in our cities. During orientation, you will learn about the different volunteer opportunities available at the Mission, take a tour of our McNeil Street campus and learn more about how our Life Recovery Program is working to change our cities one life at a time.

Orientation is hosted at 901 McNeil Street. Orientation can be accessed by coming through the administrative office.

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Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
7
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Jun
9
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
10
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
11
Thu
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
12
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
13
Sat
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
14
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 14 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Jun
16
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
17
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
18
Thu
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
19
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
20
Sat
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
21
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 21 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Jun
23
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
24
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
25
Thu
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
26
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
27
Sat
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jun
28
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jun 28 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Jun
30
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
1
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
2
Thu
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
3
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
4
Sat
SBRM Volunteer Orientation @ Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

SBRM Volunteer Orientation

Are you looking for an opportunity to make an impact in our community? Then, we want you! Join us and learn how you can volunteer your time to help change the lives of homeless men, women and children in our cities. During orientation, you will learn about the different volunteer opportunities available at the Mission, take a tour of our McNeil Street campus and learn more about how our Life Recovery Program is working to change our cities one life at a time.

Orientation is hosted at 901 McNeil Street. Orientation can be accessed by coming through the administrative office.

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Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
5
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Jul
7
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
8
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
9
Thu
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
10
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
11
Sat
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
12
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Jul
14
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
15
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
16
Thu
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
17
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
18
Sat
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
19
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Jul
21
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
22
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
23
Thu
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
24
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
25
Sat
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
26
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Jul
28
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
29
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
30
Thu
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Jul
31
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Aug
1
Sat
SBRM Volunteer Orientation @ Shreveport-Bossier Rescue Mission
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

SBRM Volunteer Orientation

Are you looking for an opportunity to make an impact in our community? Then, we want you! Join us and learn how you can volunteer your time to help change the lives of homeless men, women and children in our cities. During orientation, you will learn about the different volunteer opportunities available at the Mission, take a tour of our McNeil Street campus and learn more about how our Life Recovery Program is working to change our cities one life at a time.

Orientation is hosted at 901 McNeil Street. Orientation can be accessed by coming through the administrative office.

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Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Aug
2
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Aug 2 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Aug
4
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Aug
5
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Aug
6
Thu
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Aug
7
Fri
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Aug
8
Sat
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday

 

Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Aug
9
Sun
Shreveport Water Works Museum @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Aug 9 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

SWWM

Come see our 130-year-old Victorian treasure! The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

Ask for Kevin to be your tour guide and show you the wonders that engineers working with pencil, paper and slide rule 100 years ago were able to accomplish. This is a go-not-miss while in Shreveport!

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK AND A NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK

The Shreveport Water Works Museum is free and open to the public, but DONATIONS are happily accepted. Though the Museum belongs to the City of Shreveport, the Museum Friends, the McNeill Street Pumping Station Preservation Society (We know. Long name.) is responsible for paying employees and other costs of keeping it open. Every little bit helps us. Thank you!

Aug
11
Tue
Spring Street Historical Museum – Temporarily Closed Until Further Notice @ Spring Street Historical Museum
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Street Museum

SSHM Go back in time to the early days of Shreveport; learn about life in a rough and tumble western town, walk the muddy streets and learn about the men and women who made Shreveport the timber, cotton, and oil capital of the region.

Learn about the Great Raft, our heroes and zeroes, the ladies of the evening with hearts of gold, the Yellow Fever epidemic that nearly wiped us off the map, giant fires, gunfights in the street and local architectural wonders.

This amazing amount of information is all housed in one of the oldest buildings in the city, former bank, former bar, now museum. We guarantee you will leave saying “I never knew that” but wanting to know even more!

 

Aug
12
Wed
Shreveport Water Works Museum- Our Victorian Treasure @ Shreveport Water Works Museum
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

SWWMwheel

SHREVEPORT WATER WORKS MUSEUM

The McNeill pumping station is a turn-of-the-century (the LAST century, that is) water works that was THE LAST KNOWN STEAM-POWERED MUNICIPAL WATER TREATMENT PLANT IN THE UNITED STATES when its steam engines were finally retired in 1980.

A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK  & National Engineering Landmark, this 1887 building was the first water treatment plant in Shreveport and only the second in the state. 

Open  10a – 4p  Thu-Fri-Sat  &  12p – 4p Sunday