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    Stop At: Destrehan Plantation, 13034 River Rd, Destrehan, LA 70047-5202

    Our costumed historical interpreters will enlighten you with stories of those who lived on the plantation free and enslaved. After guests can view a folk-life demonstration and self-explore our grounds and dependency buildings, which include a slave cabin with an enslaved registry, an overseer's cabin showcasing our 1811 Slave Revolt Exhibit, an outdoor kitchen, a washroom, a trapper's cabin and our Legacy Room displaying original documents and artifacts from the family members.

    Duration: 2 hours
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    Departure Point
    13034 River Rd, Destrehan, LA 70047, USA
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    45m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Folk-Life Demonstration
    • Gift Shop
    • Entry/Admission - Destrehan Plantation
    Exclusions
    • No Restaurant on Site
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    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Destrehan is a great place for anyone's first visit to a plantation. It's very close to New Orleans, only about a 36 min drive. Checking in is easy inside the gift shop and the majority of grounds are handicap friendly. The plantation home itself even...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank SarahJean850
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Although we have been to New Orleans many times, this was the first plantation tour we've done. We chose Destrehan because it is the closest to New Orleans, 20-30 minutes from the French Quarter. We had a great tour guide, whose stories brought the place...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank ArkieFoodie
    destrehanplantation, Public Relations Manager at Destrehan Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for touring Destrehan Plantation. We appreciate this informative review and will share it with our staff. Best, Melissa

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was an amazing tour. We found having an informative, friendly and helpful guide in Judy. It was humbling to see the history of a time that was an embarrassment to our nations. Many thanks for a great tour. Darren and Tamasin

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Tamasin C
    destrehanplantation, Public Relations Manager at Destrehan Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

    Hi Darren and Tamasin, thank you for touring Destrehan Plantation. I will share this review with Judy. Best, Melissa

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Highlight of our trip to NOLA was a day in Plantation and city tour with Michaela's Private tours. Plantation tour is a must! The overall experience is amazing; understanding the history and all it's implications; the living conditions and quarters as well as the oaks...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Mika T
    destrehanplantation, Public Relations Manager at Destrehan Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Mika, thank you for touring Destrehan Plantation. We appreciate this review and will share it with our staff. Best, Melissa

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Beverly was a fantastic hostess for our time at the Plantation. She is informative and knowledgable and delivered the information with respect, finesse and humour. An absolute asset to the Plantation. Only four stars as I resented HAVING to go through the gift shop to...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
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    destrehanplantation, Public Relations Manager at Destrehan Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for touring Destrehan Plantation. We appreciate this review and will share it with Beverly. Best, Melissa

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