Group Tours

Laura Plantation Group ToursReservations are necessary for groups of 20 or more. Group rates apply for reserved groups of 20+ persons.   It is strongly advised that reservations be booked at least 30 days in advance of your visit. Tour escorts, drivers and guides are admitted FREE.

Group Rates

ADULT: $15.00

CHILD (ages 6-17): $6.00

 


School Group Rates

CHILD:  $6.00         ADULT Chaperone:  $15.00

Laura Plantation offers customized tours for elementary, middle school and high school student groups.  Owing to Laura‚Äôs large library of local history and documentation, specially designed GLE Benchmark tours are available for grade levels 3-12 in Social Studies and Language Arts disciplines.  (Sorry No Picnics on Grounds, ask for other options).

For reservations and more information about group tours,
contact Jay Schexnaydre
tele:  225-265-7690
FAX: 225-265-7960
EMAIL: jay@lauraplantation.com

Daily Tours

  • Ticket Office opens at 9:30 AM.
  • First tour begins at 10:00 AM.
Individual Admission Rate: 
  • ADULT: $20.00
  • CHILD (Ages 6-17): $6.00
  • CHILD (AGES 0-5): Free
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In 1936, Laura Locoul Gore compiled an account of nearly 100 years of life on a Louisiana sugar plantation named after her:"Laura Plantation." Her manuscript, only recently discovered in St. Louis, Missouri, details the daily life and major events of the inhabitants, both free and enslaved, of the plantation that she and her female fore bearers ran.

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From the Plantation Store

Memories of the Old Plantation Home

Laura Locoul Gore compiled an account of nearly 100 years of life on a Louisiana sugar plantation named after her...

$21.95

"THE BEST HISTORY TOUR IN THE UNITED STATES" 
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