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11788 Hwy. 965,
St. Francisville, LA 70775

Property Description

The main feature of this 100-acre woodland site is Oakley House, where John James Audubon lived for a short time. Other facilities include formal and kitchen gardens, a separate kitchen and weaving room, a plantation barn, two slave cabins, a picnic area with a shelter and a nature trail through the acres of magnolia and poplar trees. Special living and history events, programs and demonstrations take place throughout the year.

Open Wed. - Sun. 9am-5pm

Directions

From Baton Rouge, follow US 61 north to LA 965; turn right and follow the signs.

Oakley House at Audubon State Historic Site
Oakley House at Audubon State Historic Site
Amenities
Activities
  • Birding
  • Childrens Programs
Category
  • Heritage Tours
  • Plantation
  • Sightseeing Tours
Designations
  • National Register of Historic Places
Discounts
  • Senior Citizen Discount
  • Student Discount
Facility Amenities
  • Bus Parking
General Information
  • Dates closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
  • Open Year-Round
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages
Tour Information
  • Guided Tours