Recent Searches
Clear

Destrehan Plantation Tour

star-4.5163 Reviews
|
Badge of Excellence
|
Destrehan, United States
Destrehan Plantation Tour

Select Date and Travelers

Number of travelers
0 Adults1 Adult2 Adults3 Adults4 Adults5 Adults6 Adults7 Adults8 Adults9 Adults10 Adults11 Adults12 Adults13 Adults14 Adults15 Adults0 Seniors1 Senior2 Seniors3 Seniors4 Seniors5 Seniors6 Seniors7 Seniors8 Seniors9 Seniors10 Seniors11 Seniors12 Seniors13 Seniors14 Seniors15 Seniors0 Youths1 Youth2 Youths3 Youths4 Youths5 Youths6 Youths7 Youths8 Youths9 Youths10 Youths11 Youths12 Youths13 Youths14 Youths15 Youths
Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance. Learn more
Loading available options...


Safety measures
icon45 minutes  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English

Overview

Experience the Lower Mississippi Valley’s oldest documented plantation home with this excursion at Destrehan mansion. Learn about the plantation’s social, political, and economic history, explore an exhibit dedicated to the slave revolt of 1811, enjoy a folk-life demonstration and a picnic lunch on the beautiful grounds, and stop by the gift shop for locally-made crafts.
  • Explore antebellum history on this tour of Louisiana’s Destrehan Plantation
  • Appreciate a tour focused on the site’s political, social, and economic life
  • Learn about the slave revolt of 1811, the largest uprising in U.S. history
  • Enjoy Destrehan’s scenic location with a walk and a picnic lunch
Saved to wishlist!
Folk-Life Demonstration
Gift Shop
No Restaurant on Site
13034 River Rd , 13034 River Rd, Destrehan, LA 70047, USA

From Interstate 10 take exit I-310 South Boutte to exit 6, St. Rose and Destrehan. Make a left by the red light. We are one (1) mile away

This activity will end right where it started.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Destrehan Plantation
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Destrehan Plantation Tour?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
See all safety measures taken by Destrehan Plantation Tour.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Destrehan Plantation Tour?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
See all safety measures taken by Destrehan Plantation Tour.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during Destrehan Plantation Tour?
A:The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
See all safety measures taken by Destrehan Plantation Tour.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Destrehan Plantation Tour?
A:The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
See all safety measures taken by Destrehan Plantation Tour.

Traveler Photos

See More
See More

Reviews

4.5
star-4.5
163 Reviews

Reviews by Viator travelers

Showing 1-10 of 163 reviews
star-5
Daniel, is a great tour...
Lali_L
, Nov 2021
Daniel, is a great tour guide! I really enjoyed how detailed and how great of a storyteller he is. I recommend to anyone to visit the plantation it is such a landmark. I will go again!
icon Response from Host , Nov 2021
Thank you for touring Destrehan Plantation. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your tour with Daniel and will share this review with him.
star-5
One For the Books 📚
Ann_W
, Nov 2021
This tour was very informative & interesting. Our guides made our tour experience one to remember! I highly recommend this to anyone who may want to learn about their heritage and/or descendants.
star-5
Amaizing experience
Zoila_M
, Nov 2021
Amazing experience with the guide tour Beverly, She explained everything with detail. She is amazing 🤩 thank you Beverly.
star-5
Highly recommend
Alex_F
, Nov 2021
Great experience, very informative, our guide was exceptional. Very happy with destrehan plantation.
star-5
Fascinating Tour
Asa_K
, Oct 2021
A Beautifully well-kept plantation along with the fascinating history surrounding it. Definitely the highlight of my trip to New Orleans.
icon Response from Host , Oct 2021
Thank you for touring Destrehan Plantation. I am pleased to hear this was the highlight of your trip to New Orleans.
1 traveler found this review helpful
star-5
Great experience
Elena_H
, Jul 2021
Small but presentation was very well put together. Staff was very sweet and informative would definitely share this place with others.
icon Response from Host , Jul 2021
Thank you for touring Destrehan Plantation. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the presentation and appreciate you sharing your experience at Destrehan Plantation with others. Best, Melissa
star-4
An Experience
Josie_B
, Jul 2021
Different perspective for us to know about the history of how the slaves lived. Where the lived what it looked like everything. People need to see this because of its original housing.
star-5
Good knowledge of past history.
Samuel_C
, Jul 2021
It was a good tour and a knowledgeable experience. The tour guide Lady was very helpful with the history of the plantation information. I would recommend the tour to friends and family.
icon Response from Host , Jul 2021
Thank you for touring Destrehan Plantation. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience at Destrehan Plantation. Best, Melissa
star-4
The History makes it a great stop
Shane_S
, Jun 2021
Really enjoyed our time there. Very informative. The tour of the house was very interesting. The grounds were absolutely beautiful.
star-5
Great tour
Tamika_S
, Jun 2021
This was a great tour. They tell the history of the plantation and don't sugar coat it when talking about slavery like some of the others do. You get to do a self guided grounds tour and a tour of the inside of the house. It's a wonderful piece of history and a great experience.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2021
Thank you for touring Destrehan Plantation. We appreciate your review and will share it with our staff. Best, Melissa

Compare Similar Experiences

Current
Destrehan Plantation Tour
Destrehan Plantation Tour

star-4.5163

45 minutes

Free Cancellation

From
$23.57

star-4.56

4 hours

Free Cancellation

From
$62.00

star-4.535

2 hours

Free Cancellation

From
$25.00

star-55

2 hours

Free Cancellation

From
$20.00

star-425

8 hours

Free Cancellation

From
$69.60

star-59

2 hours

Free Cancellation

From
$25.00

star-546

2 hours

Free Cancellation

From
$30.00

star-561

6 hours 30 minutes

Free Cancellation

From
$78.00

Explore Similar Things to Do