I grew up in South Louisiana, in what is considered "Cajun country". My kids love the culture & food, and I try to teach them about the Cajun life whenever I can. So while on vacation in Louisiana, we visited a local museum which was full of Cajun Culture, The Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve's Weltands Acadian Cultural Center in Thibodaux:
My daughter loved the fancy Mardi Gras gown:
After touring the little museum, we walked along the bayou and visited with some ducks.