Step back in antebellum elegance and tour the Big House with a Historical Interpreter in period dress. Learn about the creation of this national historic landmark and about the lives of the people who graced this majestic home.
Tours of the Big House are given on the hour and half hour, generally lasting 35 to 40 minutes.
For those guests unable to climb the stairs to the second floor, an iPad with headphones is available to watch a video of the second floor tour . A Docent will be available to both assist with the iPad, and to answer any questions guests might have.
We offer ample handicapped parking for our visitors near the Big House and restaurant. Our grounds and first floor of the mansion are handicap accessible.
Videotaping is not allowed inside the Big House. All commercial uses of Oak Alley's image are prohibited without express written permission from Oak Alley Plantation. See our Media Page if you are a journalist or would like more information about commercial uses of Oak Alley's images.