Living History Museum


Christmas Holidays

November 25, 2019 news

The plantation is closed Tuesday, December 24th for Christmas Eve, and Wednesday, December 25th 2019 for Christmas day. From the Destrehan family to yours, we wish you a wonderful and safe holiday!  Read More »

47th Annual Fall Festival

October 11, 2019 news

Destrehan Plantation's 47th Annual Fall Festival located at 13034 River Road in Destrehan, Louisiana opens 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, November 9th and Sunday, November 10th, 2019 on the the plantation grounds. Admission for a full day is $8.00 per adult… Read More »

2nd Annual Locals Day, Sunday, October 6, 2019 from 10am to 4 pm

September 22, 2019 news

Check out all the fun activities you can do with your family for Locals Day, Sunday October 6, 2019 from 10 am to 4pm at Destrehan Plantation. We welcome our Louisiana Locals on this special day, and we hope your time at our site is a special and mem… Read More »

The Plantation is Open for Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2019

August 29, 2019 news

We are open Labor Day weekend for tours and Labor Day, Monday September 2, 2019 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Our first tour begins at 9:30 am and our last tour begins at 4:00 pm. Read More »

Local's Day is Sunday, October 6, 2019

August 23, 2019 news

Show your Louisiana license and get on the grounds for free RECEIVE 20% off in our Plantation Store ENJOY Jambalaya, white beans, hot dogs & chili, and local snacks  VIEW Our Mule Barn available for weddings and special eve… Read More »

The plantation is open today, Monday, July 15, 2019

July 15, 2019 news

The plantation is safe, and there is no flooding from Tropical Storm Barry. Read More »

Plantation is closed, Sunday, July 14, 2019

July 14, 2019 news

The plantation is closed today and will resume normal business hours Monday, July 15, 2019. Read More »

Tropical Storm Barry

July 12, 2019 news

The plantation will close today, Friday, July 12, 2019 at 1:00 pm. The plantation will also be closed tomorrow, Saturday, July 13, 2019 due to tropical storm Barry. Be safe everyone. Read More »

Locals be a tourist!

June 25, 2019 news

Show your Louisiana license and receive 25% off your tour admission. Receive 20% off one gift shop item with a paid admission. Exclusions apply to consignment items, food, and beverages. Redeem from July 1, 2019 to August 31, 2019. Read More »

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