• Courtesy of Charles Ward

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

Things To Do

Cane River music festival
Visitors enjoying the annual music festival at Oakland plantation.
NPS Photo
 

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.

Oakland

Magnolia

Did You Know?

Creolization

The resources of Cane River Creole National Historical Park illustrate the process of Creolization through the convergence of French Colonial, Spanish Colonial, African, American, and American Indian cultures and the adaptations of those cultures to each other in the New World.