small city in and the parish seat of Winn Parish, Louisiana

Winnfield is the county seat of Winn Parish in North Louisiana.

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Winnfield has been home to three Louisiana governors, most notably Huey Long.

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Winnfield is 49 miles south of Alexandria and is only accessible by car. The one highways that run through the town are:

  • US Highway 167 run concurrently north to south. north going to Ruston and US 167 north to El Dorado, Arkansas. Southbound goes to Pineville, and Alexandria.

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Map of Winnfield

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  • 1 Earl K. Long Memorial Park, Maple St between Pineville and Valley Sts. Small city park containing the tomb of former governor Earl Long, marked by a statue of the man on top.
  • 2 Louisiana Political Museum & Hall of Fame, 499 E Main St, +1 318 628-5928, . M-F 9AM-5PM. A museum honoring Louisiana's leading politicians and political journalists, housed in Winnfield's former railroad depot. Free.    

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  • 1 Flurry's, 101 E Main St, +1 318 628-5800. M-F 9AM-5PM. Pharmacy and gift shop housed in Winnfield's oldest brick building.

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  • 1 Brenda's Chicken, 306 Long St, +1 318-628-4322.
  • 2 El Patio, 520 Thomas Mill Rd, +1 318 648-0324. 11AM-10PM daily. Mexican.
  • 3 Formosa Cafe, 102 E Main St, +1 318-648-0600. 10AM-10PM. Fast food restaurant.
  • 4 Wing Den Eatery, 708 Moss St, +1 318-584-0824.

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  • 1 Rodeway Inn & Suites, 5930 US Hwy 167 N, +1 318 648-9400, fax: +1 318 648-7030. Free breakfast, high speed internet, guest laundry facilities available. $70+.

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Routes through Winnfield
MansfieldClarence  W   E  VidaliaNatchez
Little RockRuston  N   S  PinevilleAlexandria

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