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History and family fun in central Louisiana

When seeking a nearby destination with activities for the kids and the adults, look no further than Alexandria, Louisiana.

Mary's must-see list in Alexandria includes the Alexandria Zoo, the historic Kent Plantation House, and the unique Silver Dollar Pawn & Jewelry Store with it's noteworthy displays.

For a transcript of this story and additional photos, visit the Traveler Blog.

Mary Clark Traveler is heard Tuesday mornings at 7:20 during Morning Edition on KETR.

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