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Tabasco Visitor Center and Pepper Sauce Factory

Hwy 329, Avery Island, LA 70513
+1 337-373-6129
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Tabasco Visitor Center and Avery Island Jungle Gardens

This place was amazing, The factory is what you would expect , neat to see workers making the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cheryl L
Glen Burnie, Maryland
Very interesting tour

The whole experience of Avery Island and Tabasco factory was very interesting. Small museum, guided... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Jersey
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With the expansion of current facilities, guests are now able to view artifacts from TABASCO® Sauce's founding family; witness the growing process of the pepper plants from seedlings to full-grown plants; visit the mash warehouse for a peek at the TABASCO® aging process; view and smell the aromas of the stirring vats; and learn about the company's bottling and shipping process around the world. Everything from our branded merchandise to a full TABASCO® Brand product sample bar is available at the TABASCO Country Store® here on Avery Island. 10-Stop Self-Guided Walking Tour Stop 1- Museum Stop 2- Greenhouse Stop 3- Barrel Warehouse Stop 4- Blending Stop 5- Avery Island Stop 6- Salt Mine Stop 7- Bottling Line Stop 8- TABASCO® Today Stop 9- TABASCO® Country Store Stop 10- TABASCO® Restaurant 1868!
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“country store” (107 reviews)
“free samples” (56 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Hwy 329, Avery Island, LA 70513
+1 337-373-6129

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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place was amazing, The factory is what you would expect , neat to see workers making the tabasco sauce but the Jungle Gardens on Avery Island were absolutely beautiful!!!

Thank Cheryl L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole experience of Avery Island and Tabasco factory was very interesting. Small museum, guided tour, Tabasco tastings, pleasant atmosphere. Tasting Tabasco ice cream was a fun once-in-a-lifetime experience for me. The Tabasco Country Store is not to be missed - great place to pick...More

Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really learned a lot as well as enjoyed the tour of the Tabasco plant. By all means, try their chili at the restaurant. It is made with their chili starter that can be bought in the gift shop. It really is a wonderful product.........There...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The folks at the Tabasco visitor center and pepper factory were so helpful and down to earth. We had a very delightful time on Avery island.

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you like the place depends on your expectations. With a senior discount, the cost was $5.00 which gets you into a small museum and a self guided tour. Yet I thought that was well dine and sufficient. The gift shop is not cheap but...More

Thank Les M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our way to Texas, we made several stops in cities along the way. After leaving New Orleans, we saw this place on Trip Advisor and figured why not stop. Glad we did because it was very interesting and historic too. I was in a...More

Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think everyone on earth has tasted Tabasco Sauce so it was very interesting to see where it all originates. The factory is interesting and the shop has lots of goodies. While one small bottle would last me a lifetime, you can buy it by...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time going even though I've grown up around here. Brought some friends from another state and we enjoyed it all.

Thank Celissa M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always love visiting with friends who have never been. Tabasco & Avery Island is a great way to spend a day, Beautiful scenery & lots of history.

Thank 283SusanG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great! Even if you don't like Tabasco sauce! Must visit. Self guided tour is good and easy to do. Flat walking and few stairs. Map is provided. Takes about 1.5 hours and then the gift shop takes about 30 -45 minutes because...More

Thank PSimms
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25 September 2017|
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Response from Elaine R | Reviewed this property |
No there is no charge to enter the gift shop. It is a fun, bright gift shop!
20 March 2017|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
I suspect service dogs only inside, but there is a nice porch.