Living Louisiana History: Prairieville Middle School

REOPENING MAY 30, 2020

Oak Alley Plantation Historic Grounds and Gardens will reopen its doors to the public beginning Saturday, May 30, 2020.  The grounds and exhibits will open at 9:00 am to 5:00 pm with the first visit of the "Big House" exhibit beginning at 9:30m and the last visit at 5pm.

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An Educational Visit to Prairieville Middle!

Prairieville Middle School recently hosted 'Living Louisiana History,' a full day dedicated to reinforcing Louisiana history with all of their middle schoolers.

Many guest speakers were invited to present various topics to the students, and Oak Alley Plantations's Gary Dauphin was invited to present about the impact of Creole life on Louisiana History.
 
The students were incredibly polite and asked wonderful questions, as they sat through 30 minute segments about French colonization, the Creoles, Oak Alley's Roman family, sugar cane and slavery, and about Oak Alley Foundation.
 
One of Oak Alley Foundation's main missions is community education!  If you are interested in a school field trip to Oak Alley, please contact Hillary Loeber.  If you are interested in having Oak Alley present at your school, Please contact Gary Dauphin.