Historic Riverlands Plantation & Soul River Music History Tour

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Visit Historic Riverlands, where the truth is revealed, history is relived, minds are renewed, and hearts repaired! Located on the former Cornland Plantation grounds, you will see the sites, feel the spirit, and hear the music as we take you back in time. Witness the strength and pride of the people who lived and worked Plantation country through expert narration, exhibits, and visits to historical landmarks!

Visit the Historic Our Lady of Grace Sanctuary placed on the National Register of Historic Places because of its local significance in the areas of: Social History, Ethnic Heritage and Religious History in Southern Louisiana

Next, let the Soul River take you on a musical journey through the history of African American Music. Learn how African American music is one of the United States greatest exports to the world. Hear the music and learn what was going on in society when that genre of music was created.

Activity Highlights
→ Hear the most popular music from African American performers and writers.
→ Fascinating tour highlighting truths of New Orleans' plantation life.
→ Walking tour and museum visit with narration from a local expert.
→ Several informative exhibits that will leave you awestruck.
→ Live musical performance, and a music listening station.
→ Great for families, tour groups, and history buffs.

For groups of 10 or more adults, please contact us at 850-424-5125.

Booking Details:

Once you have purchased your voucher online, please bring your Printed or E-voucher to the ticket office. Tours must be booked at least 24 hours in advance.

Departure Details
Museum is open 7 days a week. Ticket office opens at 9:30am. Tours take place Monday - Saturday 10am and 2pm, and Sunday at 1pm. The Museum is closed Mardi Gras Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve, and New Years Day. Please click the "Check Availability" button for available dates.

Duration
2 Hrs

Inclusions
● Narrated tour
● Film presentation
● Explore Wall of Honor and Bell Tower
● Brick making presentation
● Live music performance

Exclusions
● Transportation
● Food & Beverage
● Gratuities (optional)

Parking
Free ample parking for cars, vans, and buses.

Restrictions
● Due to the historic nature of the sanctuary, access to the Historic Riverland's Wall of Honor is by stairs only.
● Due to the nature of the building, Historic Boulevard walk through museum has limited space. Large groups may be broken up into smaller groups for entry.

Additional Information
● Picnic tables are available on site.
● Sweet Shop, Gift Shop, Library, and Sal's Cafe' available on-site offering dining, coffee, homemade dessert, gifts/souvenirs, and more!

Cancellation Policy
Once the customer books their reservation online it is non refundable. If the customer can't make their originally scheduled date they are able to reschedule up to a year from the purchase date.
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