Leesville in Central Louisiana has a population of around 7,000 people.
The city is situated approximately 130 miles (209 kilometers) from the state capital of Louisiana, Baton Rouge and about 160 miles (257 kilometers) from Houston.
Study the displays, browse the galleries and let the kids try the interactive models in some of the local cultural centers such as the Museum of West Louisiana or the Fort Polk Military Museum. Follow a local guide or take a self-guided tour, study the collections or just savor the quiet space.
Leesville is home to some fine civic gathering spaces; Vernon Parish Veteran's Plaza is one of the most-loved. Pack a good book and turn off your phone, this square is the place to step off life’s merry go round for a precious hour or two.
One of the best courses for a game of golf in this region is Leesville Municipal Golf Course. Rent a set of clubs from the pro shop, and try to beat the course average, then enjoy re-living your best moments with local and visiting golf nuts in the clubhouse bar.