Frogmore Cotton Plantation & Gins
Comprehensive guided tour of an 1800 acre historical and modern working cotton plantation. World events affecting southern history, slave culture, sharecropper lifestyles,19 outbuildings, furnished slave quarters, rare antiques, steam cotton gin, store, etc. Also, hi-tech computerized cotton gin and farm. Selected as "Must See Site" by Rand McNally! Optional Civil War tour endorsed by NPS: causes, effects, legalities. Hours by season. Phone 318-757-2453 for information. Groups by reservation.
From Baton Rouge, take U. S. 61 North to Natchez, MS; take U. S. 84 west in Natchez across the Miss. River to Frogmore, LA. Approx. 2 hrs from Baton Rouge. Please arrive 1 1/2 hours before closing time. Tours begin immediately upon arrival. Hours vary by season.