Cane River Creole National Historical Park Magnolia Plantation Complex


5449 Highway 119
Derry LA 71416

The Magnolia Plantation Complex, 18 acres of outbuildings, is open to the public and free to tour as a unit of Cane River Creole National Historical Park. The Park includes a blacksmith shop, plantation store, gin barn, eight cabins, and former slave hospital that at various times housed the owners and overseer. The gin barn houses a wooden screw-type cotton press, the last such press remaining in its original site in the United States. Self guided tours available.   Restrooms available on-site.


  • National Register of Historic Places
Facility Amenities
  • Concessions
General Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Free Admission
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Open Year-Round
  • Bus Parking