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Oak Alley Plantation

3645 Highway 18, Vacherie, LA 70090-7079
+1 225-265-2151
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A powerful testimony to the rich history of the antebellum south, Oak Alley invites visitors to explore all facets of her plantation past. The Slavery at Oak Alley exhibit, Civil War exhibit, Sugarcane Theater and Big House offer an experience as compelling as the plantation’s 25 historic acres and 300 year old allee of oaks.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mint julep” (301 reviews)
“slave quarters” (278 reviews)
“big house” (132 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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3645 Highway 18, Vacherie, LA 70090-7079
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+1 225-265-2151
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have seen Oak Alley Plantation in several movies and television shows but they do not do it justice. It is a must see when visiting the area. The home and grounds are fabulous.

Thank Renee B
Reviewed 3 days ago

A beautiful setting that does a decent job of telling the story of life in the South in the pre and post civil war era. Whitewashing our past does not provide context for obvious historical injustices. Our tour guide did a capable job of describing...More

1  Thank seasonedtravellers57
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very good 5 stars. Would recommend to all as an interesting view on this area of Louisiana. Tour guide Kindrell was hilarious and had loads of info and stories.

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved this tour the house and grounds are beautiful. The walkway through the trees is beautiful. The house tour was fun and very interesting. Loved this place and would highly recommend a visit. Visit as you will not be disappointed.

Thank LynseyUK55
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was skating around a few plantations and stopped by Oak Alley. The $22 admission is a little steep in my opinion, but the restaurant and gift shop is on the outside of the gates. There is a side entrance by the restaurant that is...More

Thank Chris N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took a trip to this plantation to learn more about the history of slavery, and sugar plantations - basically. And to be honest, although visually it's beautifully well kept around the grounds, I felt that on the tour we were told about the grandeur...More

Thank 95kits
Reviewed 1 week ago

While in NOLA, I took a trip out to the Oak Alley Plantation and definitely was not disappointed. This place seems to be well-kept with a very friendly and informative staff. The trees are larger than life and walking around the grounds is extremely relaxing....More

1  Thank BZornes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The grounds are breathtaking. The Mint Julep is delicious. The house tour transports you back in time with tour guides dressed in costume represnting the 17-18th Century time period. You are free to roam the grounds Slave quarters really put things in perspective and you...More

1  Thank Christina M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only nice part about the plantation was their informative exhibit on slavery and the maintenance of the grounds. The house tour was led by a guide in costume but drinking from a styrofoam cup! Which she then proceeded to set on antique furniture. She...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We could not believe how uncrowded it was, which made it all the more enjoyable. A stunningly beautiful house with lovely grounds and cottages to stay in. The guide we had for the house was incredibly interesting and the guides wore historic costume which made...More

1  Thank Sally T
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LynnAF58
16 April 2017|
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Response from talawyer | Reviewed this property |
We went in January 2017. the weather was beautiful! almost nobody there. We stayed at one of the cabins on the grounds and we walked around at night, we were the only people there. no crowd at all! It was perfect.
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Ricky W
11 April 2017|
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Rochelle G
23 March 2017|
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Response from Peter K | Reviewed this property |
Others have answered better than I could... but as suggested visit Laura plantation as well. Oak Alley was French Provincial styled but Laura is Creole. Totally different in so many ways. We did a guided tour which was $90... More
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