Sala Ave. is the City’s Historic District. It is currently being redeveloped for the enjoyment of locals and visitors. Of particular interest at present is the Westwego Historical Museum shown at left. It is located in the century-old Fisherman’s Exchange Building (Durac Terrebonne/L. J. Bernard Hardware Store) and features an old time hardware store (early 1900s), completely furnished upstairs living quarters with antique furniture. It also has an outhouse and wooden cistern.
Hours of operation are 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Museum is located at 275 Sala Ave., Wetwego, LA 70094.