Welcome Teachers!

You're invited to bring your kids to Oakland and Magnolia plantations. They will learn about 200 years of plantation life while covering topics like: the Creole culture, slavery, architecture, agriculture, religion, and mechanization.

FREE guided tours are available by calling 318 356-8441.

If you can't visit, you can bring the park to your classroom with

traveling trunks and lesson plans. Click on the links below to access the lesson plans. 

Louisiana Populist Movement

Duties of an Overseer


Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

400 Rapides Dr. ( Headquarters and Administrative offices)
Natchitoches, LA 71457


(318) 352-0383
Oakland Plantation - 318-356-8441 Magnolia Plantation 318-379-1556 (weekends only) Headquarters - 318-352-0383 (Monday-Friday)

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