History & Culture

Walmsley Plat Map Magnolia copy
An 1850's map of Magnolia Plantation.
 
 

Below are links to the parks' site bulletins. The site bulletins cover a wide range of topics including plantation history, slavery, agriculture ... and much more.

Click on the individual links to find out more.

Agriculture

American Indians

Battle of Bermuda Bridge

Bousillage

Cash Crops

Civil War on Cane River

Limewash

Magnolia Double Box Steam Gin

Magnolia Wood Screw Gin

Slavery at Magnolia

Slavery at Oakland

The Code Noir

The Helaire Family

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

400 Rapides Dr.
Natchitoches, LA 71457

Phone:

(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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