Laura Plantation – Vacherie, Louisiana The sugar plantation was built in 1805 and is one of the regions oldest and largest plantations. The story of Laura Locoul Gore unfolds like a saga. Learn of the trials and tribulations that faced the women, children and slaves of Laura Plantation. Laura Plantation is credited with the origination of the Creole folktale many of us are familiar with: Compair Lapin, or Br’er Rabbit.
The Myrtles Plantation, St Francisville, Louisiana The Myrtles Plantation was built in 1796 by General David Bradford and called Laurel Grove. Touted as “one of America’s most haunted homes”, the plantation is supposedly home of at least 12 ghosts.