Louisiana's plantations offer a fascinating look at lifestyles of the past and a crucial period in the history of the United States. Many of the state's amazing antebellum mansions remain intact, and are meticulously maintained and furnished with beautiful period pieces. Tour these majestic marvels and their manicured gardens along the Great River Road, and across south and central Louisiana, and learn more about life during an incredible era leading up to the Civil War. You can spend your day touring and even stay overnight at many of the properties. The experience is one you won't forget!
Frogmore, Louisiana is home to the Frogmore Cotton Plantation and Gins dating back to the early 1800's. This 1800 acre cotton plantation is still in operation with computerized systems producing 900 bales of cotton per day. Visitors can choose from a variety of tours to learn about the past and present of this historic site.