Lafayette in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Pierre Dugat Home Site
In 1776 Pierre Dugat received a Spanish land grant for this site, which became his plantation. Indian artifacts found on this site date from 3000 B.C. to about the eighteenth century.
Erected by Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.
Location. 30° 15.353′ N, 91° 59.329′ W. Marker is in Lafayette, Louisiana, in Lafayette Parish. Marker is on Acadiana Park near East Alexander Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1205 East Alexander Street, Lafayette LA 70501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. François Coulee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Holy Rosary Institute (approx. 1½ miles away); La Place des Créoles (approx. 2½ miles away); Gordon Square (approx. 2.8 miles away); Vermilion River (approx. 2.9 miles away); Cathedral-Carmel School (approx. 3 miles away); The Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist (approx. 3 miles away); St. John Cathedral Oak (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lafayette.
More about this marker. Located at the Nature Station Trail head/Front gate of the Acadiana Park Campground.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 3, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 97 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 3, 2018.