Southern Forest Heritage Museum - Longleaf, Louisiana



Our mission at the Southern Forest Heritage Museum & Research Center is to develop, preserve, and maintain the nation’s most complete and significant sawmill complex, and to promote and interpret the forest history of the South.

We are a 501c3 organization, a non-profit entity.  The Southern Forest Heritage Museum was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1995 and was elevated to the National Level of Significance in 2008

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Current Museum News

Mask Madate in Effect on August 4th, 2021 at SFHM. 

1st Annual Long Leaf Steam-Up Event Oct. 23-24, 2021

Sadly, train rides on the Doodlebug, M-4, will not be available for awhile as routine track maintenance has revealed some issues that will take some time to rectify. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

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