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Address: 3601 Bayou Rapides Road, Alexandria, LA 71303
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History available with modern bathrooms

Call ahead for the schedule they have enjoyable and educational activities during the year. My sister-in-law and I thoroughly enjoyed tour due to knowledgeable tour guides who... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Call ahead for the schedule they have enjoyable and educational activities during the year. My sister-in-law and I thoroughly enjoyed tour due to knowledgeable tour guides who enjoyed their jobs of bringing history alive. The bathrooms for visitors were clean and modern.

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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82 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

kent is a very nice site, and easy to find. the tour was interesting and given by very nice ladies, who are well informed. the plantation house and various buildings and gardens are on the acerage. they are not open on sundays and it seemed I was always through there on that day, so had been unable to tour, until... More 

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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Went on this tour with my daughter and it was awesome, loved the main house and enjoyed the outside your as well. The location was convenient and really enjoyed the tour guides stories and personal touch. I really want to go to Sugar Day the 2nd Saturday in November.

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Pineville, Louisiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Kent House has a great herb day twice a year. You had better get there early, because they tend to sell out of many of the herbs.

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Scott, Arkansas, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Enjoyed the visit and tour. We took a group tour on a Saturday. There are 10 of us, all archaeologists. We are doing an archaeological project here in Alexandria, and it is always interesting and educational exploring different historical and archaeological areas.

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Louisiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

My husband and I visited this plantation almost a year ago. I thought the tour was very good and it's a very reasonable price. Unlike Oak Alley Plantation near New Orleans, who charge $20 per person for a 30 minute tour which is overcrowded and you have to wait nearly two hours in line because of bus tours. We were... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The ladies that conducted this tour are fabulous they did not just spout out memorized tour guide stuff and shuttle you along like a lot of guides do. It was a very back and forth conversation about historical information they knew and information I knew along with my wife we had the best time kind wish we could have stayed... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Glendine and George were fantastic! I hope to visit Kent Plantation again soon. Our tour group enjoyed the visit.

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Henryetta, Oklahoma
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63 reviews 63 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

I went to here to take a tour during the afternoon. It was well worth the addmission price of $8.00 that day. I was the only person there for a tour. A nice lady gave me the tour of the home along with is history. She showed me different pieces of antique furniture in the home and what its purpose... More 

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Quinlan, Texas, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

My husband and I loved this plantation. We were on the first tour of the day and received the efforts of two lovely ladies who were very knowledgeable about the house and grounds. It is well worth the price and the time (about 1.5 hours). We have been to lots of southern plantations through the years and this one really... More 

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