Within the National Heritage Area there are many individual sites with various operating hours and fees. This is not meant to be a complete listing of all area sites. Detailed information and upcoming events can be viewed at the Natchitoches Convention and Visitor Bureau's downtown location or by visiting their web site.
781 Front Street
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Web site: www.natchitoches.net
Cane River Creole National Historical Park -
Magnolia Plantation Complex (National Park Site) Open daily, 8a.m. 4p.m. - No Admission
Oakland Plantation (National Park Site)Open daily 8a.m. - 4p.m. -No Admission
**Kate Chopin House/Bayou Folk Museum closed as historic Landmark property tragically burned Oct. 2008
Magnolia Plantation Big House - Privately owned, Admission charged - Hours vary
Melrose Plantation - Open daily, 12p.m. -4p.m. Closed on Mondays - Admission - Adults, $10.00, Children/Students, $5.00
(Tour times: 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m., & 3:00 p.m.) Closed on Major Holidays!
National Historic Landmark District - Open daily and free
**Admission prices are subject to change without notification.
Main House at Oakland Plantation, Cane River Creole National Historical Park, Photo by John Lees