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Back in Back!

A great little piece of history. You can see all the acres of sugar cane and the many deserted... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Kelley H
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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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Great adventure with Grandkids

My husband and I wanted to do something with our 3 granddaughters (ages3, 5, and 8). So we decided... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
DeeDeeDiane6
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Thibodaux, Louisiana
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595 Highway 308, Thibodaux, LA 70301-7900
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

A great little piece of history. You can see all the acres of sugar cane and the many deserted field hand buildings and out houses. The store has many pictures of the past, along with old tools. The only downside was they no posted hours...More

Thank Kelley H
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

If you adore our history, then please don’t miss this one!! I am so thankful that I found out about it! I was in awe over and over again at each new discovery! This place is amazing!! Check out the store and then walk around...More

Thank 694stephanies
Reviewed 21 March 2018

The website made it sound like you can actually walk around and see the village. All you can do is try to drive by and see it from the road. Old sugar mill is overgrown so you really can't see it. Everything is on private...More

12  Thank swedishcajun
Reviewed 15 January 2018

To see all the houses for the slaves you have to drive 2 miles from the store. Don't miss the store with all the antic.

2  Thank Lorraine R
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This is a beautiful place to stop and enjoy alone or with family. Along with small children. A lot of people enjoy taking pictures here on the property. ENJOY!

3  Thank Anita G
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My husband and I wanted to do something with our 3 granddaughters (ages3, 5, and 8). So we decided to go to the farm! It was fun. We bought some feed from the village store ($.50 per bag) and all 3 children fed the chickens,...More

1  Thank DeeDeeDiane6
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Area has existing slave quarters ,old plantaion sites and a wonderful country store,complete with a herd of old tractors and flocks of various farm birds

1  Thank favoriteunclenormie
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We went to see the old sugar cane plantation grounds and we're glad to get to see the old slave quarters and learn that they were being protected. The store and the animals and old farm equipment there was very interesting too.

3  Thank J2665OYdianeb
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The Laurel Valley General Store has a hodge podge of antiques and local craft items. Lots of old machinery in the back with a variety of animals on property. They have the old locomotive with a Waukesha engine that was used to haul sugar cane....More

1  Thank Cat1953
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Lovely place to visit when you are in Thibodaux! The have old machinery to see, a nice little store and animals to bet. There are several original slave homes to see and a lot of history to take in.

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Response from swedishcajun | Reviewed this property |
There is no cost to view the land and the buildings. There is an old country store that you can view old items at. Then, you can drive down the old road and see the land and view the slave buildings and the old mill (which... More
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