Laura Plantation

Row 1

2247 Highway 18
Vacherie, LA 70090
(225) 265-7690

Foursquare Tips

  • Bryan is the most amazing guide!
  • Best plantation tour in LA!!
  • Be sure to meet the two cats, Marian and Alfie.
  • Be prepared for an intense history lesson and some emotion
  • Wonderful setting and a great tour. Definitely going again!
  • Rose is an exceptional guide and storyteller. Her passion, knowledge and willingness to share the whole truth with us will not soon be forgotten. An incredibly moving experience!
  • Stephen was an excellent tour guide. Ask for him if you can.
  • Norman was a fantastic tour guide! He was very informative.
  • Bryan is a descendant of the former owners and brings personal levity to his tours. Note: if you want to learn about the active sugar plantation, you need to specifically ask for info from your guide.
  • If you go, get Stephen as your guide. He made the tour spectacular! Love him!!
  • Joey was a great tour guide ...very informative tour. The best plantation!
  • This is a superb destination. Our guide joey was brilliant. Well informed and never boring.
  • Awesome tour . The guides are very knowledgeable and nice. The tell a story through the tour. Must go if visiting Nola
  • If you want to visit a plantation I would recommend the Oak Alley one down the road. The Laura plantation is nice too, but not in as good of a shape as Oak Alley. Also no free walking around.
  • At first I didnt want to go here because of the -not that great looking-house but it was an amazing tour with an amazing story!
  • house is meh
  • Brilliant tour guide.
  • Very informative tour. Great atmosphere with a nice story.
  • The Duparc Plantation was built in 1805 and they grew sugar cane here. So sweet!
  • Tours ($17) offer a glimpse into life on a Creole plantation based on the memoirs of its namesake, Laura Gore.