Welocome to the "House that Sugar Built" A 19th century sugar plantation manor house, slave quarters, gift shop and fully-guided tours.

 

SOUTHDOWN house
 
 

Buquet Pavilion

The pavilion is available for wedding ceremonies, receptions, birthday and anniversaries parties, family reunions, crawfish boils, picnics, corporate dinners, employee gatherings, client receptions, church, civic, non-profit events, and much more!

 

Gift Shop

Explore our Gift Shop for hundreds of unique items, including local folklore children's books, blankets, fleur de lis novelties, jewelry, bags, Cajun music, and an extensive collection of books and cookbooks. Open Tuesday - Saturday from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

 

Marketplace

One day arts and crafts festival that features more than 300 local and national vendors with unique handmade products including jewelry, clothing, woodcrafts, original art, garden items, seasonal products and more!