- Folklife Demonstration
- Guided tour of Destrehan Plantation
- Visit the outdoor kitchen & the Helvetia slave quarters
Be swept away as costumed interpreters take you back in time to the oldest plantation south of the Mississippi River, on this Drive-Out Destrehan Plantation Tour. Learn about the legacy of the Destrehan family as you take in the unique architectural features of the main house with its 12-foot balustrades. Breathe in the natural majesty of the over 4 acres of breathtaking scenery as you stroll under giant live-oak trees. Even view an original document signed by none other than Thomas Jefferson and James Madison!
Duration: 1 Hour
Customers may cancel at least 24 hours prior to their arrival date and time to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 24 hour period incur a 50% cancellation fee plus a $5 service fee. If the weather is severe, the experience may be rescheduled by the vendor for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. No-shows will not be refunded. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 24 hour cancellation period. If Tour is canceled due to Act of Nature, the tour can be rescheduled or receive a full refund.
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