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Oak Alley Plantation

3645 Highway 18, Vacherie, LA 70090-7079
+1 225-265-2151
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US$ 63.00*
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Tour of Oak Alley Plantation
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Combo: Oak Alley Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour
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Combo Tour: Oak Alley Plantation and Airboat Swamp 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.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“slave quarters” (271 reviews)
“big house” (129 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 1 week ago

The 300+ yr old oaks make the drive to the Plantation worth it. The tour of the history of this plantation was very informative. We enjoyed lunch at this spot as well which was also very good. We were part of a tour company visiting,...More

Thank emilymO4135ZQ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The grounds and house were very well maintained and beautiful. The tour was informational, but I feel like it was not what I expected. Slavery was a big part of the history of plantations, yet I feel like it was a bit overlooked. The tour...More

Thank LauraE10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my mum, and we both had a great time. The tour given here was very good, entertaining and informative. You also get a chance to wander the grounds to take some iconic pictures and seeing rebuilt slave barracks with information and...More

Thank RosarkaHamill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am giving this three stars because of the beauty of the trees, grounds, and house. The furniture is only reminiscent of what would have been in the house. There really isn't any original furniture. The tour guide had a few interesting comments, things to...More

Thank RustyGraben
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ended up staying the night because we got there when they were almost closing and the closest hotel is 30 minutes away. It was amazing. We were given 20% off our room and stayed in a one bedroom, one king bed country decor styled...More

1  Thank peachykeen2002
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a beautiful spot with great value . The trip starts with a drive up a cute little path lined with sugarcane and oak trees . Then continues with the walk up to the ticket booth . Next to the ticket booth is...More

1  Thank Ryan_Reviews110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oak Alley is a stunning plantation with multitudes of things to learn and see! If you only have the time to go to one plantation, Oak Alley is the place to go. It's worth the drive from New Orleans as well. We took the tour...More

1  Thank alexa_travels108
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grounds were pretty. House ok. Not impressed with furnishings. Restaurant great. Great service!! Lots of people. Large tour groups - 40 to 45 people in each tour of the house.

Thank Patjamesj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The big house, grounds, and picnic areas are lovely, our tour guide was interesting and informative (he's a 3rd generation Creole who inserts French here and there in a way that sounds authentic rather than canned), the self-guided walking tour of the slaves' quarters was...More

1  Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The mansion and grounds are breathtaking! The tour and exhibits are very informative. The guides were dressed in the era clothing..this added a special touch! Overall an amazing experience!

Thank Samantha P
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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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