As Louisiana moves through its phased reopening of businesses, please check with restaurants, stores, and attractions for information on openings, capacity, and available amenities before making plans.

Sometimes a change of scenery is exactly what you need to get your creative juices flowing. Lafayette is filled with many different workspace options for you. We have compiled a list of some places you can keep in mind for the next time you are working remotely!

Coffee Shops

Interior view of Carpe Diem in Lafayette, LA

There is no better way to start your workday than with a fresh pastry and a delicious cup of coffee. We are so lucky to have several local coffee shops in town, and they all offer something different than your typical office space.

Some local spots to check out:

  • Black Cafe 518 S Pierce St #100, Lafayette, LA 70501
  • Carpe Deim! Gelato Espresso Bar 812 Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501
  • Rêve Coffee Lab 1042 Camellia Blvd #6, Lafayette, LA 70508
  • Rêve Coffee Roasters 200-A Jefferson St, Lafayette, LA 70501
  • Zuhause Bakery & Coffee 6774 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503

Libraries

Exterior view of West Regional Library in Lafayette, LA
Image courtesy of West Lafayette Public Library

Public libraries give you the perfect ambiance to easily get your work done. The quiet atmosphere allows you to concentrate better, and you can always take a break and walk through the aisle of countless books!

Local libraries to check out:

Museums

Cafe at the Hilliard Museum in Lafayette, LA

Local museums offer a great space to work away from home and provide a change of scenery. The Hilliard University Art Museum and the Acadiana Center for the Arts both have workspaces located in their lobbies. Whenever you need a break from staring at your computer, you can stroll through their amazing galleries. Click below for admission prices and hours of operation.