Louisiana Travel | Shopping along the Great Wall of Morgan City BY: Susan Arcement

Located on the banks of the Atchafalaya River, unique shopping opportunities await you on Morgan City’s Front Street. In historic buildings with restored storefronts, you’ll find gift shops and art galleries, home décor and a 139-year-old hardware store.

You can spend hours in Plantation Treasures shopping for unique home décor and gift items.Wildflower Boutique offers trendy clothes, shoes, and accessories as well as a large selection of Vera Bradley.Enjoy a cup of fresh-brewed coffee at The Frame Shop and browse their gallery of local, original Southern art and pottery.Beautiful home furnishings await you at Interiors.At Shannon’s Hardware you’ll find one-of-a-kind items – we love the marine, kitchen and gardening sections!Many other stores line the street where you can enjoy shopping the day away!

Cross over and climb to the top of the 21-foot tall Great Wall to get a bird’s-eye view of boat traffic along the mighty Atchafalaya River.You’ll see shrimp boats docked and might catch sight of a passenger train passing over the bridge on the river.

What Cajun Daughters love about Morgan City’s Front Street: A quaint, local, hassle-free shopping get-away.

Front Street
Morgan City, Louisiana