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Laurel Valley Village

595 Highway 308, Thibodaux, LA 70301-7900
+1 985-447-5216
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To see all the houses for the slaves you have to drive 2 miles from the store. Don't miss the store... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
Lorraine R
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Montreal, Canada
Worth a VISIT!

This is a beautiful place to stop and enjoy alone or with family. Along with small children. A lot... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Anita G
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Thibodaux, Louisiana
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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595 Highway 308, Thibodaux, LA 70301-7900
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"general store"
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"sugar plantation"
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"farm equipment"
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"feed the animals"
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"slave quarters"
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"birthday party"
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"worth a visit"
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"private property"
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"united states"
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"arts and crafts"
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"chickens"
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"goats"
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"tools"
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"homes"
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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.

Thank Lorraine R
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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!

Thank Anita G
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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

Thank DeeDeeDiane6
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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
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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.

2  Thank J2665OYdianeb
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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
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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.

Thank youngaprillady
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

We have 2 boys that love to be outside and this place is perfect for picnics. They have animals including goats, chickens, pigs, peacocks, and other birds. The office sells small bags of feed for 50 cents a bag. My 3 year old absolutely LOVES...More

Thank morganchiasson
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is very friendly place for children to learn about the old days and feed the animals. The Arts and Crafts festival is also a great time to be there.

Thank Antoine R
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Laurel Valley Sugar Plantation, also known today as Laurel Valley Village, once covered more than 50,000 acres along Bayou Lafourche and was the largest producer of sugar in Lafourche Parish with as many as 135 slaves living and working on the property. Joseph Tucker, a...More

1  Thank Taylor B
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