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Oak Alley Plantation

3645 Highway 18, Vacherie, LA 70090-7079
+1 225-265-2151
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Combo Tour: Oak Alley Plantation and Airboat Swamp Tour from New Orleans
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Full Day Oak Alley Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour from New Orleans
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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” (193 reviews)
“slave quarters” (291 reviews)
“big house” (135 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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3645 Highway 18, Vacherie, LA 70090-7079
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We only wanted to view the grounds but had to pay a flat fee of $22 which includes the tour. We paid up and were glad we did as we enjoyed strolling through the grounds and up Oak Alley. There was also a good exhibit...More

Thank SAHoulwood8284
Reviewed 4 days ago

We did this on a combined tour with the Laura plantation and both are very different. We had a tour of the beautiful antebellum home and then looked around the grounds and the stunning oak trees. The only downside was the organised tour got us...More

Thank Natalie O
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was all my architecture dreams come true! So worth the drive. We didn't have a reservation, but were able to walk in, purchase our tickets for 20 (Teacher discount) and go exploring. The slavery exhibit was powerful, and they did a wonderful job honoring...More

1  Thank Abigail G
Reviewed 5 days ago

I visited Oak Alley in October. I combined it with a tour of the Whitney Plantation. Unfortunately, Oak Alley followed the Whitney Plantation, and honestly I was only able to tour and visit the Big House. I enjoyed my visit, but I was very disappointed...More

Thank DharmaDude007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gone With the Wind was a favorite of mine since a little girl so you can only imagine how excited I was to step on these grounds! I felt like I had stepped back a hundred years or more and I was Scarlett who was...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as part of a tour of the south including New Orleans. We were guided around the house by Anne. Anne was extremely knowledgeable on the history of the plantation and the local area from the time that the house was built and was...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds of this Southern plantation are very beautiful. The tour guides were really knowledgeable and there is a lot of history here. Of course the history is a bit grim (you'll see the slave houses) so that's why I didn't give it 5 stars....More

Thank Lindsey W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oak Alley is exactly what you picture in your mind when you think of a southern plantation. It was just the most beautiful place you can imagine, with the row of majestic live oak trees leading from the river to the house. The grounds and...More

Thank robert w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed walking around on a sunny day in late October. One of the most popular Plantation Homes on the Mississippi River dating back to the 1800's. Take the tour, have a mint julep and then visit the gift shop before you leave.

Thank GenerationTravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the house itself was nice it was built on the slave trade and I found the whole experience a bit grim. There are replicas of the slave huts in the grounds and also a price list for the people. The grounds are very nice...More

Thank janicejanroxy
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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
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Response from marsjunk47 | Reviewed this property |
Admission for adults is $22,youth between the ages of 13 and 18 is $8 and children are $5. You do not need to pre-reserve, you can simply buy them when you get there. You can tour the grounds without paying for admission... More
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