Selected by Rand McNally as a “MUST SEE SITE.” Experience Cotton Then & Now at an 1800-acre historical working cotton plantation and museum where modern computerized technology is used in ongoing ginning and farming operations. Nineteen historical buildings include furnished slave cabins, a Smithsonian quality antique, steam gin, plantation store and other outbuildings. Optional Civil War tour is a concise but complete history of the causes of the Civil War beginning with our constitution. The tour includes conflicts, economics, politics, and the effects of the war on our nation’s budget, the plantation slaves, and owners.
Hours vary by season. Please check website or call 318-757-2453. Arrive at least 1 ½ hrs. prior to closing; tours begin immediately upon arrival. Admission prices on website.