Tunica-Biloxi Cultural and Educational Resources Center (CERC)

“Discover the history of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana”

The Tunica-Biloxi Cultural and Educational Resources Center (CERC) is a 40,000-square-foot building including a museum exhibit hall, conservation and restoration laboratory, gift shop, library, auditorium, classrooms, distance learning center, meeting rooms and tribal government offices.

CERC highlights:

  • Tunica-Biloxi Museum – featuring the “Tunica Treasure”
  • Conservation and restoration laboratory
  • CERC Library
  • Northwestern State University Distance Learning Center
  • Tribal Government offices
  • Tunica-Biloxi Nature Trail – Entrance to a one-mile, tree-covered boardwalk adjacent to CERC that includes crossings over the Coulee Des Grues (waterway) with access to the Paragon Casino Resort and the RV Resort.


Tunica-Biloxi Museum and Conservation Lab 

Admission tickets and souvenir items for purchase in the museum gift shop.

Hours: Monday – Friday*, from 9 a.m. to noon and 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
*excluding federal holidays

Admission Fees:

Adults – $5
Seniors (age 65+) – $4
Military with ID – $4
Children (age 9-12) – $3
Children (age 8 and under) – free (does not apply to groups)

Guided Group Tour Rates: (per person for groups of 20 or more)
School Group – $2
Adults – $4
Seniors (age 65+) – $3 (adult chaperones with school group free)
School Group (groups of 20 or less) – $3

Group tours may be arranged through Melissa Sampson-Barbin, Gift Shop Manager, at (318) 240-6421 or mbarbin@tunica.org


Tunica-Biloxi Cultural & Educational Resources Center

150 Melacon Road
Marksville, Louisiana, 71351
(800) 272-9767