Edward Douglass White Historic Site

2295 Hwy. 1, Thibodaux, LA 70301
985-447-0915 | 800-568-6968 | 985-537-5831

Property Description

Circa 1825 Acadian Plantation House surrounded by centeries old live oak trees on beautiful Bayou Lafourche. Boyhood home of Louisiana's only U. S. Supreme Court Justice, Edward Douglass White. House and grounds tours. Exhibits on area industry, culture, antebellum period and Chief Justice White. Bird watching opportunites, picnic area, Visitor Center and restrooms. Bus groups welcome.


From I-10 take the Donaldsonville/Spur 70 Exit. Cross the Sunshine Bridge and take a left on La. Hwy. 1 towards Thibodaux.