Museum Hours of Operation


Monday -      9:30am - 4:30pm

Tuesday -      Closed

Wednesday- 9:30am - 4:30pm

Thursday -    9:30am - 4:30pm

Friday -          9:30am - 4:30pm

Saturday -     9:30am - 4:30pm

Sunday -        9:30am - 4:30pm


Closed New Years Day, Mardi Gras Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day,

Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.





Tickets must be purchased to access the Whitney Plantation.


Tours to the site and museum can be purchased here.


General Admission - $22.00


Children ages 6-12 - $10.00


Children under 6 are free


Discount Admission - $17.00

Seniors, Students, and Military


Residents of St. John and St. James Parishes - $15.00


Group tours may be arranged for groups of more than 20 people. All group tours require a minimum of booking of two weeks in advance. Tours are booked on a first come, first serve bases and we strongly recommend booking one month in advance. Discount group rates are only available with advance booking. To book your tour or receive more information, contact our Education and Group sales Coordinator at tours@whitneyplantation.com







Location and Telephone


The Whitney Plantation is located just north of New Orleans off of I-10. Our address is 5099 Louisiana Highway 18, Wallace LA 70049. Driving directions can be found here or find us through Google Maps or other navigation choices.


Our phone number is 225-265-3300.








Parking is free for guests of the museum. The parking lot is located next to the visitors center.


Parking for tour buses and vans is available.





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