Other local fun things to do

Town of St. Francisville

St. Francisville is also home to 14 other attractions, 13 eateries, 7 plantation homes, fabulous formal gardens, many unique shops, an envied Sports Park, a world class golf resort and The Mighty Mississippi River.

Angola Prison Museum

This museum is on the grounds of the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, Louisiana, just a few miles up the road from The Plantation. Museum is operated by the Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum Foundation, a non-profit organization.

It is located outside of the prison's main gate in a former bank building.

Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge

The refuge was established to conserve, restore, and manage native forested wetland habitats for migratory birds, aquatic resources, and endangered and threatened plants and animals.

The offices are located at 5720 Commerce St in St. Francisville, and the refuge is a short drive away.

Clark Creek Nature Area

Waterfalls in Mississippi? About a half hour north you can experience them amid the color and splendor of mixed hardwood and pine forests. Open year round!

Feliciana Cellars Winery

Located in historic downtown Jackson, Louisiana, this winery opened its doors in a stately Spanish style mansion in 1994.

Feliciana Cellars produces 9 different varieties of wine, including Esperanza, a sparkling wine, which has received rave reviews. A limited amount of this product is available each year in December.