Louisiana 4-H Museum. 8592 Highway 1 Mansura, LA 71350 318-964-2245 [email protected] www.lsuagcenter.com/4hmuseum. Preview of Exhibits in the Louisiana 4-H Museum. Louisiana 4-H Hall of Fame Louisiana 4-H on Parade Frankie the 4-H Fox History of Louisiana 4-H
Honoring those who went beyond the call of duty to work with 4-H youth
What 4-H’ers “learn by doing”
A 27-foot long diorama of a miniature parade with floats and figures depicting
4-H projects and programs.
The diorama intrigues both youth and adults.
Parade float celebrating Louisiana 4-H roots in agriculture, horticulture and agronomy projects.
Louisiana 4-H on ParadeWhat do 4-H’ers “learn by doing?”
Science, engineering and technology projects and programs on parade.
Citizenship projects and programs float.
Healthy living projects and programs.
What is 4-H?
Meet Frankie, the museum mascot, and the LSU AgCenter’s Character Critters!
These animatronic talking puppets tell visitors all about Louisiana 4-H!
The presentation setting is the old dance pavillion at Camp Grant Walker.
The benches are the Greek Theatre at camp.
There is seating for about 40 youth or about 25 adults.
Growth of the program since 1908
The history of Louisiana 4-H is expressed in a painted mural, touch screen kiosks,
and a display of historical artifacts, photos and ribbons.
Mural images highlight key turning points in the history of Louisiana 4-H.
The artifacts related to historical turning points such as adding pets, photography and
automotive safety as projects in the late 1950s - early1960s to appeal to non-farm youth.
Historical highlights of parish 4-H programs
Artifacts and photos on walls and in display cases feature 4-H’ers accomplishments.
Map of Louisiana’s agriculture by parish donated by the Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation.
Scrapbooks planned for each parish to be accessible in large flat file drawers.
Flat file drawers, one for each parish scrapbook and memorabilia.
Touch screens feature parish historical achievements.
$ 3.00 per person.
Children under 3 admitted free.
10% discount for groups of 25 or more.