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11788 Hwy. 965,
St. Francisville, LA 70775

Property Description

The main feature of this 100-acre woodland site is Oakley House, where John James Audubon lived for a short time. Other facilities include formal and kitchen gardens, a separate kitchen and weaving room, a plantation barn, two slave cabins, a picnic area with a shelter and a nature trail through the acres of magnolia and poplar trees. Special living and history events, programs and demonstrations take place throughout the year.

Open Wed. - Sun. 9am-5pm

Examples of Audubon's works, inspired by his visit to the area in the early 1800s.
Examples of Audubon's works, inspired by his visit to the area in the early 1800s.
Amenities
Activities
  • Birding
  • Childrens Programs
Category
  • Heritage Tours
  • Plantation
  • Sightseeing Tours
Designations
  • National Register of Historic Places
Facility Amenities
  • Bus Parking
General Information
  • Dates closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
  • Open Year-Round
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
Tour Information
  • Guided Tours