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Take a look back into Louisiana’s cultural and agrarian past at New Orleans’ historic plantations. Explore the magnificent homes of the wealthiest people in the pre-Civil War years. Visit Oak Alley Plantation, named for the oak tree-lined path leading to a stunning Greek Revival-style house. At the Laura Plantation, learn about the lives and experiences of slaves and women in this era. Step into Destrehan Plantation, considered the oldest documented plantation in the Lower Mississippi Valley.
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  1. Enjoy a 2 tours on this day trip from New Orleans. See the Destrehan Plantation and learn the history the French Colonial style house. Then take a cruise through a privately-owned wildlife refuge.

    USD89.00

    Daily
    6 hour(s) (afternoon)
  2. Walk in the footsteps of history with a visit to one of the most popular plantations in Louisiana, the Oak Alley plantation. See the backdrop to many movies and television shows on this guided tour.

    USD67.00

    Daily
    8 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Learn about the South's slave history on a guided tour of the Whitney Plantation. Open to the public since 2014, it offers a unique perspective through exhibits, restored buildings, artwork and more.

    USD67.00

    Daily
    8 hour(s) (afternoon)
  4. Step back into the days of gentle Southern hospitality with a visit to two different plantations built in the 1800s. Enjoy some picture perfect scenery and learn about the rich history of the South.

    USD89.00

    Daily
    8 hour(s) (morning)