Spend the afternoon strolling Olde Towne Slidell and you'll find antiques, clothing and home decor shops, restaurants and gift shops carrying Saints and LSU-licensed merchandise.
Slidell's Historic Antique District features Antiques & Art on First, Aunt Tiques & Curiosities, and Barbara’s Victorian Closet Antique Mall, including: Damsel N Distress Furniture Rehab, Guilty Treasures, Jean’s Antiques & Collectibles and Magnolia House Antique Mall. You'll also find Purple Armadillo On Carey Street, and other cool shops like Green Oak Apothecary, Café du Bone, Three Divas and a Sugardaddy Fine Gifts, Meme's Beads 'n Things, and I.D.eel Design, which offers unique local art.
If art is your thing, head for the Slidell Cultural Center to see regional and national touring exhibitions, and to the Chamber Marketplace at 1808 Front Street, which features original fine art and crafts by area artists. Among the shops: Adam Sambola Gallery, Kelly Landrum-Hammel's Studio KLH, Mardi Gras MisChief Gallery, and more.
History buffs will enjoy a visit to the Slidell Museum, situated in the old town jail. The museum exhibits photographs and artifacts from the town's history as well as militaria from the Civil War.