Oak Alley Plantation

Teamster/ Laborer

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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Teamster/ Laborer

Teamster/ Laborer

Teamster is someone who drives a team of oxen, horses, mules, or other groups of animals. They might also aid in guiding the plow.

Laborer, a term used to encompase a large number of varied duties. A main component of their duties was making sure the irragation and drainage canals for the sugarcane crop were clear. 

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