Things To Do
Visitors of all ages can find enjoyable activities at both Oakland and Magnolia plantations. Activities include cell phone tours, the Junior Ranger program, collecting Civil War trading cards, and pecan picking in the fall. Picnic tables are available at both plantations.
Grounds are open daily from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Click below to download self guided maps of both plantations.
Did You Know?
The central structure of the Oakland mule barn was built as a smoke house in the 1820s. The resourcefulness of plantation residents can be seen in the adaptive reuse of the smoke house structure to accommodate the mules that were displaced when the original barn burned.