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Evergreen Plantation

4677 Hwy. 18, Edgard, LA 70049-2809
+1 985-497-3837
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US$ 150.00*
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Full-Day Oak Alley and Evergreen Plantations from New Orleans
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“slave cabins” (44 reviews)
“the main house” (22 reviews)
“oak alley” (25 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
4677 Hwy. 18, Edgard, LA 70049-2809
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+1 985-497-3837
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"slave cabins"
in 44 reviews
"the main house"
in 22 reviews
"oak alley"
in 25 reviews
"tour guide"
in 49 reviews
"sugar cane"
in 13 reviews
"greek revival"
in 7 reviews
"original slave"
in 3 reviews
"national register of historic places"
in 5 reviews
"big house"
in 9 reviews
"live oaks"
in 9 reviews
"family history"
in 7 reviews
"creole culture"
in 5 reviews
"river road"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful oak trees"
in 3 reviews
"new orleans"
in 33 reviews
"history lesson"
in 8 reviews
"eye opening"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was the best tour we have ever been on! Our tour guide, Desiree was absolutely wonderful. She had the best attitude and was truly enjoyable. She had a lot of knowledge of the plantation, and was able to make it a very exciting story....More

Thank Taylor W
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Reviewed 2 days ago

That was a great experience. The main house and the adjacent buldings, as well as the cabins are well preserved. Gardens look nice, and the trees give it a distinctive look. Desiree, our guide, was super, a great entertainer and really nice. She can tell...More

Thank Gene-LED
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a very knowledgeable long time staff tour guide! She was wonderful. Enjoyed the history of the Creole families and plantation life. It was also nice to visit the inside of the home and hear about the history of the home and the past,...More

Thank going-our-way75
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I understand this was a plantation tour and the tours are about the plantation and house however the guide we had was uninformed. She had no clue what she was doing. She had notes and still kept mixing up the information she was giving us....More

2  Thank zanabanan
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I went to take a tour of Evergreen Plantation. We are so glad we decided to take this tour, after been to Oak Alley Plantation a bit further down River Road. Our tour guide, Desiree, made the whole tour very informative and...More

Thank ilosto
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We visited 2 plantations in 1 day and our tour with Desiree at the Evergreen Plantation was absolutely the best! The tour guides make or break the tours and Desiree is incredible. She’s funny, animated and knowledgeable. She kept the interest of my 12 year...More

1  Thank Becky W
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at the evergreen plantation. We had Desiree as our guide and she was great! She sings and dances while she tells her story, it made the tour really fun. Her story changed our vision about the plantations. Evergreen has several...More

1  Thank Nicole J
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Our group of 7 recently took a day trip to the NOLA area and decided to tour Evergreen prior to heading into the city. OMG! This was our favorite part of the day! Due to traffic issues we were running behind schedule, but a very...More

2  Thank Kcastle2468
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This is a working plantation and the grounds are fantastic. It was a typical Louisiana plantation house with 3 rooms elevated to guard against flooding. They still have many of the slave quarters still where they were many years ago.

Thank Clarence D
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

This was my second plantation tour of the day and each one provided a little more insight into this sobering chapter of our country's history. Evergreen was unique in that it has been used as a setting for multiple Hollywood movies, has an extensive collection...More

Thank 73Duck
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Bekah2934
3 November 2015|
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Response from Stacy M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they specialize in weddings, they do an awesome job,we talked to a couple that had their wedding the day before we took our tour and they were extremely happy!!! with all the accommodations as well as the setting.
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Hock57
18 April 2015|
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Response from Robfromcrammy | Reviewed this property |
About an hour and a half
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