Plaquemine, Louisiana

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Plaquemine, Louisiana, USA

Attractions in Plaquemine, Louisiana

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
    57805 Main Street, Plaquemine, LA 70764
    Located in the Historic District
    225-687-2402, Considered the finest example of Italian Romanesque architecture in the South, St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church features a beautiful balastrino altar, campanile... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Plaquemine Lock State Historic Site
    57730 Main Street, Plaquemine, LA 70764
    225-687-7158, Bayou Plaquemine was an important waterway from the Mississippi River to the interior of Louisiana from the 1800's to the mid-1900's. In the late 1800's, Congress... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Iberville Museum
    57735 Main Street, Plaquemine, LA 70764
    225-687-0830, Doric columns, original cypress beams and brick walls. Early 1900 artifacts and images of the Iberville area. more info  map

Tours & Cruises

  • DOW Chemicals Plant Tour
    Route 1 and Route 1148, Plaquemine, LA 70764
    225-685-8000, DOW began operating at the site in 1956. Today it is the largest petrochemical plant in Louisiana, with eighteen seperate production units on 1,400 acres of former cane... more info

  • Last Wilderness, The
    225-659-2499, A personalized swamp tour using a small six-passenger boat. Journey into the swamps of the Atchafalaya Basin. The tour lasts a minimum of two hours. You will experience... more info


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