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Houmas House Plantation Tour

Houmas House once again shines & reflects its history as once the largest sugarcane plantation in America and its owners amongst the wealthiest in the South.

Leave the city of New Orleans for a day trip to one of the most notable plantation homes in the South, known as Houmas House. Discover the life of the wealthy Sugar Barons as knowledgeable  guides take you on a tour through this antebellum mansion with entertaining stories of the past owners. Guests can enjoy original artwork, rare antiques, and original pieces from the 1830s. Roundtrip transportation is available from New Orleans giving guests three hours to explore 38 acres of breathtaking gardens, indulge in Louisiana cuisine at Café Burnside and tour the historic mansion.

Voted Best Historic Mansion by USA Today – Houmas House is perfect for a Southern vacation.  

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You can learn so much more and enhance your experience so much by spending an hour or so with one of the local carriage drivers! The personality of our driver was great! He was able to share insight to the background of various New Orleans historical sights and events beyond what we would have expected. Overall, a great experience and HIGHLY recommended!

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