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13034 River Rd.,
Destrehan, LA 70047

Property Description

Open daily from 9 am-5 pm for guided tours (Last tour goes out at 4 pm).  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. Cottage rentals available. School field trips.  Built in 1787, on the Nat'l Register of Historic Places. Only 10 min. from N.O. Airport and less than 30 min. from New Orleans. Costumed docents. 


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.

  • Childrens Programs
  • Civil War Site
  • Plantation
  • National Register of Historic Places
Disabled Traveler Information
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Group Discount
Facility Amenities
  • Bus Parking
  • Special Packages Available
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Travelers Checks
  • Visa
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages