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Often, when people picture Louisiana, they imagine a long row of oak trees leading to a magnificent plantation house, which is to say that, when they picture Louisiana, they’re picturing Vacherie. It is here that you’ll find that most iconic of all American plantation houses, Oak Alley. With its majestic stand of 300-year-old oaks and its grand, antebellum Greek revival home, it’s easy to understand why Oak Alley so amplifies the reputation of tiny Vacherie. But it doesn’t stop there. Vacherie is home to Laura Plantation, a gorgeous setting where you can learn about Creole culture and slave life. There’s also the 1,000-acre St. Joseph Plantation and Evergreen with its 37 historic buildings, including 22 slave cabins. Either upriver or down, the plantations along Great River Road offers the traveler an unforgettable opportunity to take a step back in time and touch the past  at these and other historic locations.

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    City: Vacherie
    117 Rue St. Martin Vacherie, LA 70090
    City: Vacherie
    2247 Hwy. 18, River Rd. Vacherie, LA 70090
    Only 50 miles from New Orleans, have your passport ready as you enter the fascinating world of Louisiana Creoles who lived apart from the American mainstream for over 200 years.  Laura's...
    City: Vacherie
    2155 Hwy. 18 Vacherie, LA 70090
    Are you shopping for fresh seafood? Are you looking for a restaurant that the whole family can enjoy? Come to B & C Seafood Market & Cajun Restaurant! Our dine-in restaurant and seafood market...
    City: Vacherie
    3535 Hwy. 18 Vacherie, LA 70090
    Oct. 1st - Mar. 31stMonday - SaturdayFirst Tour: 9:30amLast Tour: 4:00pmSundayFirst Tour: 12 NoonLast Tour: 4:00pmApril 1st - Sept 30thMonday - Saturday First tour: 9:30amLast Tour: 4...
    City: Vacherie
    2644 Hwy 20 W Vacherie, LA 70090
    Located in St. James Parish, between Oak Alley Plantation & Laura Plantation on Highway 20. Enjoy generous servings of seafood, fried chicken, homemade hamburgers and poboys. Try our chicken...
    City: Vacherie
    1175 HIGHWAY 18 Vacherie, LA 70090
    St. Philip Catholic Church HOLY MASS SCHEDULE: Tuesday 6:00pm, Thursday 6:00pm, Saturday 4:00pm, Sunday 10:00am RECONCILIATION: Saturday: 3:00pm - 3:45 pm
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Often, when people picture Louisiana, they imagine a long row of oak trees leading to a magnificent plantation house, which is to say that, when they picture Louisiana, they’re picturing Vacherie. It is here that you’ll find that most iconic of all American plantation houses, Oak Alley. With its majestic stand of 300-year-old oaks and its grand, antebellum Greek revival home, it’s easy to understand why Oak Alley so amplifies the reputation of tiny Vacherie. But it doesn’t stop there. Vacherie is home to Laura Plantation, a gorgeous setting where you can learn about Creole culture and slave life. There’s also the 1,000-acre St. Joseph Plantation and Evergreen with its 37 historic buildings, including 22 slave cabins. Either upriver or down, the plantations along Great River Road offers the traveler an unforgettable opportunity to take a step back in time and touch the past  at these and other historic locations.

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