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Alexandria - Pineville Visitors Bureau - 707 Main St. - Alexandria, LA 71301- (800) 551-9546
More so than in any other section of the state, the Crossroads has a pivotal hub which is the uncontested center of things, Alexandria/Pineville.
Louisiana is a land of infinite variety and nowhere is this more evident than at the Crossroads. Here you'll find the hills and the bayous, the prairies and the rich Red River delta, each with its own history and traditions which blend together and yet retain the spice and savor of its origins.
Local attractions are abundant, such as, The Kent House, it's the oldest known standing structure in Central Louisiana having been completed in 1800. There is also the Alexandria Zoo, with over 500 animals including 20 endangered species.
Education in Rapides Parish is undergoing tremendous changes. There are 54 public elementary and secondary schools in the parish with a total enrollment of 24,000 students. There are also 12 private or parochial schools in the region with approximately 3,000 students.
Rapides Parish is the region's medical headquarters. The four major acute area facilities in Central Louisiana are Rapides Regional Medical Center, St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Huey P. Long Medical Center, which together have 2,000 beds.
This diversity makes the Crossroads the perfect place to visit so join us here in the center of Louisiana on the banks of the Red River and experience the best of everything.