Operating Hours & Seasons

Cane River Creole National Historical Park consists of Oakland Plantation and the outbuildings of Magnolia Plantation. The park is open year-round with the exception of a few holidays. Grounds of both sites are open from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. and self-guiding maps are available on-site. A guided tour of the Oakland Slave/Tenant Quarters is available at 12:30 p.m. daily. The Oakland Plantation main house tour is conducted by a ranger every day at 1:00 p.m. Depending on staff levels, more tours may be available. A walking tour of the Magnolia grounds is conducted at 10:00 a.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Please call us at 318 356-8441.

Cane River Creole National Historical Park is closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

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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