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Oak Alley : Named the Most Photographed Plantation in the World!

Heather Malone, a travel blogger, called our grounds "the Most Photographed in the World!"

Over the past two years, Oak Alley has been researching the enslaved community that lived here, and the construction you see is the beginnings of a permanent exhibit focused on Slavery at Oak Alley.

Today we had the distinct honor and pleasure to host our Governor.

How do you support visitors who cannot climb the stairs to the second floor of Oak Alley's antebellum mansion? Oak Alley now manages that with iPads and a video tour, funded in part by Entergy.

What Are America’s Most Iconic Homes? Smithsonian Magazine names Oak Alley as one of ten!
St. Charles Parish students from their tourism and hotel management studies program studied Oak Alley Plantation, and created a mock marketing business plan as part of their studies.
Martha Stewart Living magazine spent two days here on photoshoots for their Summer 2012 issue. Oak Alley appeared in about 6 pages of photos on the magazine.
Star Struck at Oak Alley Plantation with Jane Seymour and Richard Reid toured Oak Alley while on a break from filming "Love, Wedding, Marriage" at Evergreen Plantation. The two even stopped for photo ops. Oak Alley has been known for seeing many famous visitors over the years including, Princess Margaret, Nicholas Cage, Serina Williams, Rob Lowe, Diane Keaton, Clint Eastwood, Burt Reynolds, Meg Ryan, Beyonce Knowles, Brad Pitt, Tom Cruise, Faye Dunaway to name a few.

Oak Alley Plantation named "Iconic" image for Louisiana's "National Scenic Byway" along the Great River Road.

Did you see Vanna White at Oak Alley? Wheel of Fortune is taping segments celebrating the spirit of New Orleans at local locations that represent Louisiana and of course Oak Alley is one of those iconic locations. The June 2010 taping will air as teasers on Wheel prior to the airing of the New Orleans show in April 2011. In the months prior to the taping in April, Wheel of Fortune’s Wheelmobile will be visiting New Orleans for a contestant search. Watch Wheel of Fortune in February & March 2011 for your chance to be a contestant on the show. What great publicity for "Grande Dame of the Great River Road" to once again be on National TV. Wheel last filmed at Oak Alley just...

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