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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.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“slave quarters” (273 reviews)
“big house” (130 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 3 weeks ago

If the beautiful oak trees surrounding this plantation could talk, what a story about our American History they could tell. The mansion tour is very interesting. The mansion itself is very impressive. Everyone can learn more about history just from visiting. We stayed in Cottage...More

Thank audreysT1475XF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The plantation is in great shape and the oaks are incredible. Nice place to learn about old times in New Orleans

Thank jaimebermudez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful! Wanted to tour a plantation and reviews had this one highly rated. Glad we went. Got a good look back into history. Our tour guide for the home was very knowledgable. Oak trees were stunning!

Thank Jenna S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wanted to see this planation mainly because of the beautiful trees that it is known for, but last minute decided to do the tour as well. I was absolutely impressed! I cannot remember the gentleman's name that gave the tour, but he was incredible....More

1  Thank jennifers1980
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oak Alley is a gorgeous plantation house that has been beautifully restored. The tour history focuses on the ownership of the house. The slave quarters historical display behind the house is a good exhibit with some information on slavery. The grounds are well-kept and nicely...More

Thank Nickie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you go past the front of the plantation and see that alley of 300 year old oaks, it is hard to pass and not stop. Both the home and gardens are absolutely beautiful. I also enjoyed the self-guided tour of the slave cabins which...More

Thank Robby M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful property, with interesting history. The Slavery exhibition was excellent and a sad reminder of a history that was not so long ago. The plantation house tour was very interesting and our guide was very good. Lunch at the resturant was great. Highly recommended day.

1  Thank NZLARA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are doing the Louisiana River Road plantation trail then this is certainly the highlight! The grand alley of 300 year-old live oaks is quite marvelous to see. Lovely grand plantation home, beautiful house tour by knowledgable tour guides in period costume. Such a...More

1  Thank Adriana V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here while on a tour with Cajun Encounters. This plantation is the epitome of what a plantation should look like. I guess that's why it's in several movies. The oaks are stunning and the grounds are just beautiful. If it were cooler, I...More

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an absolutely beautiful plantation. The oak alley makes this place stand out more than the other plantations in the area. Our tour guide was very friendly, knowledgeable and informative. The view of the alley from the top balcony is breathtaking! The house is...More

Thank Stephanie L
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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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