Destrehan Plantation

13034 River Rd., Destrehan, LA 70047
985-764-9315 | 877-453-2095 | 985-725-1929
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Property Description

Open daily from 9 am - 4 pm for guided tours.  Special exhibits featuring original document signed by Thomas Jefferson and exhibit on the 1811 Slave Revolt.  Daily craft demonstrations shown as part of  tour.   Museum gift store.  Private function  and wedding rentals available. Fall festival second full weekend each November. School field trips.  Built in 1787, on the Nat'l Register of Historic Places. Only 8 miles from N.O. Airport. Costumed docents. Interesting history.  Open daily 9am-4pm.

Directions

Take I-10 W. from New Orleans, or E. from Baton Rouge, to exit 220 (I-310), follow I-310 to exit 6 - LA 48 (River Rd.), turn left at LA 48, down .5 mi.