• Courtesy of Charles Ward

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

Contact Us

Cane River scene
NPS photo by Jarred McCauley
 

Oakland Plantation
4386 Highway 494
Bermuda, LA 71456
(318) 356-8441
*This is the primary phone number for any visitor questions.

Magnolia Plantation
5549 Highway 119
Derry, LA 71416
(318) 379-9114
*Staff will only answer phone on Saturday or Sunday. For all weekday inquiries call (318) 356-8441.

For e-mail inquiries: e-mail us

Park Administrative Office- 400 Rapides Drive Natchitoches, LA 71457 (318) 352-0383. All mail inquiries must be sent to this address.

Did You Know?

Prud'hommes

The French founder of Oakland was Jean Pierre Emanuel Prud’homme, who began farming the area in 1785 and received a Spanish land grant in 1789. Eight generations of his French Creole family lived and worked on this land, managing to keep the physical complex intact for two centuries.