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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” (266 reviews)
“big house” (125 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 yesterday

This is a large Southern Plantation. There is so much history and the home is beautiful. It is large and very interesting as well. The grounds are lovely. The oak trees are the most beautiful trees that I have ever seen. The only negative, I...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing experience, worth doing the tour through the house. Amazing spots for photos. Must walk down the path in front of the main house, and visit the slave houses too.

Thank BR4DY_nz
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped for the day to visit Oak Alley Plantation. I've always wanted to go see the southern plantations. The weather was hot and sticky as it would be in July. Our first stop was the slave quarters and exhibit which was a self guided...More

Thank suvivorfan
Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived late in the afternoon and were shown to our accomodations. The cottage had a full kitchen,dining room,living room and two bedrooms as well as a screened in porch. We had ordered dinner in advance and found it waiting for us in the refrigerator...More

1  Thank john s
Reviewed 5 days ago

My high school age son and I stayed in one of the cabins last week. The great advantage in doing this is you and the few other overnight guests have the entire plantation to yourself after those on the tours leave. It was lovely to...More

Thank Traveljunkie33020
Reviewed 5 days ago

Oak Alley clearly illustrates the relationship between Planter and enslaved people who lived about 200 yards from the main house. The slave cabins are recreated but the exhibit is worth the trip. Haunting. A picture-perfect example of American power structure.

Thank Darlyne B
Reviewed 6 days ago

A beautiful plantation with loads of history to discover. This is a guided tour and it is chock full of information and history. The trees are spectacular. Make sure you have time to enjoy it, we came on a day tour for the morning and...More

Thank CarrieJ64
Reviewed 1 week ago

Magnificient Oak Trees frame this plantation home and make for an unforgetable view. Carve out three hours from start to finish to tour the home and surrounding slave cabins. While it is a beautiful home - it is also a sober reminder of the ugliness...More

1  Thank Snickers31
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just visited here. This is a realistic picture of Crole plantation life depicting a money generating "factory" rather than a gracious and social lifestyle. Conditions for both owners and slaves are presented clearly with little judgement in the comentary. The grounds are beautiful and the...More

1  Thank reyking16
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The oak trees are just beautiful and the reason why you come here. Our tour guide was very good and passionate about the stories she was telling us as she use to play as a child in the house. I think she did a great...More

Thank Cbjhome
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LynnAF58
What is the best time of the year to plan a visit as far as weather, crowds etc.
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
Does it have RV parking?
11 April 2017|
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Response from Suzanne S | Reviewed this property |
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Rochelle G
What is the cost of admission? Do you need to pre-reserve?
23 March 2017|
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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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