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A powerful testimony to the rich history of the antebellum south, Oak Alley invites visitors to explore all facets of her plantation past. The Slavery at Oak Alley exhibit, Civil War exhibit, Sugarcane Theater and Big House offer an experience as...more
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I had always wanted to see this Plantation for the iconic Oak Alley. What impressed me was the history of the Plantation and the depth of knowledge of the guides. touring the house and the Oaks made me think I was here before the Civil...More
Ample parking good roads along riverbank.
Nice entrance - lot of walking. Awesome live oaks had great tour! Historic house with interesting history. Last owner was a tremendous person- she was a true Great lady. The foundation still operates. Excellent maintenance!!!👏 highly enjoyable tour recommend...More
Ok- so this is like a bad National trust visit. Tour guide was bland. Nice house but the Oak tree esplanade is what it’s all about.: great photo opp.
Most of the tour is about who owned the house and what they did- the significance...More
Terribly maintained. Terribly managed. Very disappointing. Photos can be very deceiving. Don't even try the restaurant. Terrible food.
All the furnishing and the slave quarters are fake. The actual slave cabins were not that close to the property owner's house. Very inauthentically reconstructed.
Can’t deny the beauty of this place despite its past. A photograph ready place. Toured the place through Grayline Tours. The actual tour of the big house is done by staff and you can tour the old slave quarters by yourself. Best part is the...More
Not sure what I was expecting but I'm glad I visited, the tour was delivered by a well informed young lady. The grounds and the big house are spectacular, unfortunately pictures were not allowed internally but I took some wonderful pictures of the grounds, trees...More
We arrived at Oak Alley just in time for lunch and we relieved that they had a restaurant. We were delighted by such a wonderful homemade meal at a tourist site. Try the Mint Julep flight!!! Delicious and you get the try them all. All...More
This home is beautiful and so are the grounds. It is also haunted by children and an older lady or so we were told. They are currently doing an archeology dig to look of the kitchen. Most of the homes furnishings are not original. Our...More
Response from OakAlley | Property representative |
I am so sorry for the delay! We are able to accommodate for visitors that are hearing impaired. All of our exhibits share information with signage and a written version in the mansion exhibit, the "Big House.". I hope... More
I am so sorry for the delay! We are able to accommodate for visitors that are hearing impaired. All of our exhibits share information with signage and a written version in the mansion exhibit, the "Big House.". I hope this information helps and we look forward to your visit.