Hours & Admission

Hours of Operations:

November- February
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday
9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily

Special note regarding the "Big House" exhibit: Guided tours begin at 9:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. with groups of 35-45 depending on the number of visitors. Second floor is not handicap accessible, an iPad video is available for viewing second floor tour. All other exhibits open at 9:00 a.m. and close at 5:00 p.m.

Open daily except New Year's Day, Mardi Gras Tuesday,  Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.



Plantation Admissions 

Admission type                  Single admission

 Adults (19 yrs & older


Youth (13 to 18 yrs old) $10.00

Children (6 to 12 yrs old)


5 yrs & younger



Friends of Oak Alley Members (Learn more)   Free for Member and 1 guest

All prices in US dollars         Prices do not includes applicable sales tax           Rates subject to change

Discounts offered with ID:  AAA, Military, Senior 65+, First Responders, Teachers and Students 19+

Note:  Admission tickets not sold in advance. 
Admission to the historic site requires a ticket, which may be purchased at the Ticket Booth upon arrival.  Admission includes access to the exhibits:"Slavery at Oak Alley", Civil War Encampment, the "Big House", the Blacksmith Shop, Sugarcane Theater and additional highlighted points of interest on the 28 historic acres. 

Please visit Oak Alley Plantation for more information on the tour experience. 

Special Note for Groups of 20 or more:   Reservations are required if you have a group of 20 or more. To schedule your group,  please contact Penny Scioneaux in our sales department or call us at 800-44ALLEY.  School groups may click here for additional information.

We accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express
Personal checks are not accepted for admission.

Getting to Oak Alley Plantation

If you will have your own vehicle or plan to rent a vehicle to drive out to Oak Alley Plantation, click here to see a map and directions.  If not, there are several sightseeing companies out of New Orleans that offer daily tours.  

** Please be advised that since Uber availabilty in Oak Alley's area is not currently available, it is advised that you find another means of transportation.      Oak Alley Plantation is not responsible for getting you to your next destination if you arrive by Uber.