Along the Mississippi River, you can still find what remains of the River Road Plantations and a life that passed with the Civil War more than 150 years ago. These top 10 River Road Plantations will reveal to you beautiful architecture, rural Louisiana and important history lessons.
The Godchaux-Reserve House on the Great River Road in Reserve, Louisiana ~ Built in the late 1700's by Jean Baptiste Laubel. Francois Rillieux bought the house in 1822 & added the 18th century French millwork. In 1833 Antoine Boudousquie bought the property, calling it the Reserve Plantation; it became one of the best-producing sugar plantations in the river area. (cont'd 1st reply) #South #Southern