New Iberia in Iberia Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1970 by The Louisiana Tourist Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1870.
Location. 29° 58.342′ N, 91° 58.208′ W. Marker is in New Iberia, Louisiana, in Iberia Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Rip Van Winkle Road (Parish Road 702) and Excalibur Road, in the median on Rip Van Winkle Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5505 Rip Van Winkle Road, New Iberia LA 70560, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dedicated to the Memory of Joseph Jefferson (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lake Peigneur (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bayou Carlin Cove (approx. 2.3 miles away); The Erath Sugar Company (approx. 4 miles away); Acadian Prairie Settlement (approx. 5 miles away); Boat HouseBayou Petite Anse (approx. 5½ miles away); This Buddah (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Iberia.
Also see . . . Rip Van Winkle Official Website. (Submitted on July 7, 2017.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 274 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 7, 2017. 3. submitted on July 7, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.