• Destrehan Plantation

    • Plantation Home
    • Non Profit Organization
    P.O. Box 5
    13034 River Road
    Destrehan, LA 70047
    985-764-9315
    (877) 453-2095
    985-725-1929 (fax)
    Hours:
    Open Daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

    About Us

    Established in 1787, Destrehan Plantation is a French Creole plantation and the oldest documented plantation home in the lower Mississippi River Valley. The plantation is located on historic River read more
    • About

      Established in 1787, Destrehan Plantation is a French Creole plantation and the oldest documented plantation home in the lower Mississippi River Valley. The plantation is located on historic River Road less than 30 minutes from New Orleans and 10 minutes from the New Orleans International Airport. The plantation is open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Forty-five minute guided tours are available every half hour.

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    • Whom to Contact

      • Melissa Ann Monica
        Media & Public Relations
        P.O. Box 5
        13034 River Road
        Destrehan, LA 70047
        Phone: 985-764-9315, ext. 103
        Fax: 985-725-1929
    • Directions

      Take I-10 West towards Baton Rouge, Take the I-310 Boutte South exit to Exit 6 Destrehan & St. Rose. At the traffic light make a left onto River Road/Hwy. 48 The plantation is 1 mile away on the left