Summary of The Day: Immerse yourself in the Creole and Cajun cultures of Southern Louisiana on our Belles to Bayous Tour, featuring Destrehan Plantation, the oldest documented plantation home in the Lower Mississippi Valley. Learn about the Creole system of slave management, Louisiana statehood, life on a sugar plantation and French colonial architecture at the ongoing exhibits.
Video recording inside the plantation home is strictly forbidden.
After our tour of the plantation we'll head to privately-owned Manchac Swamp for a close encounter with the long-term residents of the bayou. Please note that certain wildlife are more active during spring and summer.
This tour does not operate on Mardi Gras Tuesday and Thanksgiving day.
*Adult: 13 and older
*Child: 6-12 years of age
*Children under the age of 6 join the tour free of charge, provided they do not occupy a seat on the tour bus.
*Rates will be adjusted for special events and official holidays.
No video recording allowed inside the plantation home
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