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Address: 2646 Hwy. 44 (River Road), Garyville, LA 70051-0950
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San Francisco Plantation

We had a great tour with Connie in the San Francisco Plantation House. Connie was so well informed and had our attention from the moment she began right through to the end of the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Eagan, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

After seeing Oak Alley, San Fran Plantation was underwhelming. If you have the power pass, go! If not, explore other options! It is an unique plantation in its style and history. Couldn't take pictures of the inside of the house...

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great tour with Connie in the San Francisco Plantation House. Connie was so well informed and had our attention from the moment she began right through to the end of the tour. It was fascinating to hear about the family history of the house and we loved the painted ceilings.

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New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I purchased a New Orlean powerpass and this plantation was one of the attractions included. Since I had a rental car, we was there on a Sunday morning at 9:45 am and got on the tour at 10 am. Since we was so early , my wife & I was the only one on the tour. The tour lasted 45... More 

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Tifton, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Our tour guide was knowledgeable and answered our questions about family and furniture with ease. The house is owned by a chemical plant so be prepared for a terrible smell and industrial view outside the fences. Many plantations were bulldozed by the chemical and oil companies in the past, so we are very lucky that this beauty was spared. The... More 

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Artesia, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016

This is certainly one of a kind mansions along the "Great River". It has a unique appearance from any other plantation along the Mississippi. Very beautiful! Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and provided an excellent tour. My only complaint is that the preservation does not allow photography inside the mansion even with flash disabled. Most plantation mansions in the... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

My wife and I very much enjoyed the tour - beautiful home with lots of interesting features. Guide was very informative and answered all our questions. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank JohnandBetsey
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75 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Just got back home from visiting San Francisco, Laura and Oak Alley plantation homes yesterday. San Francisco is the most colorful of plantation homes in Louisiana and is in fair shape for its age. A crew of Marathon employees were making repairs yesterday but were rather quiet and respectful of the tour. It has a few very nice outbuildings left... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

My sister and I visited this beautiful home and were extremely impressed with our tour guide Jabria. She is very knowledgeable about the home and answered any and all questions we had with lots of fun and laughter. Thank you Jabria.

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Worth seeing as a plantation experience. I've seen other plantations (Destrehan, Laura, Oak Alley, and Houmas) and this one is similar in many respects but also different. Surrounded by industry, there is not a large plantation feel like you get at Oak Alley. Interesting facts: the brick floor on the bottom floor allows water to go through it. Only 2... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

The plantation with some imagination must have been impressive in it's day. It has undergone restoration to some extent but there is a lot in just minor maintenance that could be done to help it's appearance. The grounds are lovely. The sad part about our tour was the guide ( Stacy?). She barely knew her script . If anyone asked... More 

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