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2247 Hwy 18,
Vacherie, LA 70090

Property Description

Trip Advisor's Top-Rated Plantation Tour transports you into the complex & intimate relationships of 4 generations of one Louisiana Créole family, both free and enslaved. Laura's new, permanent exhibit examines in biographical detail the lives of Africans on the plantation, from enslavement into the 20th century. In the heart of Plantation Country on the Mississippi River, the fully guided tour includes the Big House, gardens & original 1840s slave cabins. Tours daily in English & en français.  

Directions

From I-10, take exit 194 (South to Gramercy). Travel 4 mi. then cross the Mississippi River Bridge. Take exit ramp to LA HWY 18 (River Road). Turn left on LA 18 and go 4 mi.

Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Amenities
Category
  • Civil War Site
  • Living History Performance
  • Memorial/Monument
  • Plantation
  • Walking Tours
Designations
  • National Register of Historic Places
Disabled Traveler Information
  • Handicapped Accessible
Discounts
  • AAA Discount
  • Group Discount
  • Military Discount
Facility Amenities
  • Bus Parking
  • Concessions
General Information
  • Dates closed: New Year's Day Mardi Gras Day July 4th Thanksgiving Day Christmas Day
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
Payment Options
  • Cash
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Visa
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages