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The Hermann Grima & Gallier houses in New Orleans hosted Oak Alley interpreters in a day-long training and history event.

On January 26, 1866, Andre Bienvenue ("A.B.") Roman passed away in New Orleans. Part of the Roman family dynasty in Louisiana, A.B. was brother to Jacques T. Roman, the owner of Oak Alley Plantation.

Spring 2015 Photo Contest : "Spring into Action"

We are pleased to announce that the Oak Alley Plantation website will host an internet-accessible digital archive detailing the lives of all the enslaved individuals kept at Oak Alley.

Lonely Planet: Discover the History and Culture of Louisiana

Oak Alley Plantation welcomed her 5 millionth visitor (yes, you read that correctly- 5,000,000) since her opening in 1976. Today, October 20, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., Mr. Steven Keene purchased the 5,000,000th ticket.

Deterville: “Making a way out of no way”
How an Enslaved Person Copes with Little Hope
USA Today's 10 Best in South : Oak Alley Plantation