Shreveport-Bossier COVID-19 update: Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has instituted a gradual reopening of many businesses with occupancy restrictions, enhanced sanitation, social distancing, personal protection equipment and other appropriate protection measures necessary to protect the health and safety of the people in Louisiana. Although many businesses have been approved for limited reopening, some nonessential businesses will remain closed to the public. Before you visit a business, please call to confirm that they are open, and to find out what restrictions are being enforced.
Travel around northwest Louisiana’s to learn about the culture through its historic places. The scenic byway tour, Boom or Bust Byway, is a great way to see places like the Caddo Lake Drawbridge and Vivian Railroad Station Museum. Download the GPS-driven tour onto your smartphone by searching for the free “N LA Byways” app in iTunes or Google Play, or check out a handheld device at the Downtown Shreveport Visitor Center located at 629 Spring Street, Shreveport.