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40136 Hwy. 942, River Rd.,
Darrow, LA 70725

Property Description

Houmas House is so much more than just a tour of a grand antebellum estate. Experience the southern splendor of "The Sugar Palace" when you step into 16 rooms filled with period antiques and Louisiana artwork.Stay all day and enjoy 38 lush acres of gardens, ponds and a majestic live oak alley. Relax with a refreshing mint julep, enjoy the breeze off the Mississippi River. Embrace the Crown Jewel of Louisiana's River Road at your own pace and experience our hospitality as a welcomed guest.


Exit I-10 at Exit #179 and go South on Highway 44 for 4.5 miles. Once you get to the fork in the road at the Mississippi River Levee, take a right onto Hwy 942 and go West for 1/2 mile and Houmas House will be on your right. We are 50 minutes from New Orleans and 20 minutes from Baton Rouge on the Great River Road

  • Plantation
  • National Register of Historic Places
Disabled Traveler Information
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • AAA Discount
  • Group Discount
  • Student Discount
Facility Amenities
  • Bus Parking
  • Special Packages Available
General Information
  • Dates closed: Christmas Day, New Years Day
  • Open Year-Round
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • MasterCard
  • Personal Checks
  • Travelers Checks
  • Visa
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages