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Shadows on the Teche

317 E Main St, New Iberia, LA 70560-3728
+1 318-369-6446
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Lovely glimpse of old south

Toured both the grounds & gardens of this old historic house. Enjoyed the history lesson contained... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Weltler
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Katy, Texas
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Inspirational!

The Shadows on the Teche home and grounds are not only well maintained, it is very well exhibited... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
merbrown2001
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Mount Holly, North Carolina
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This restored and elegant Georgian mansion with its lovely gardens reflects the southern plantation lifestyle during the 1800s.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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317 E Main St, New Iberia, LA 70560-3728
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+1 318-369-6446
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Toured both the grounds & gardens of this old historic house. Enjoyed the history lesson contained within. Pay your admission at the visitors' center across the street before heading to the house. I was quite impressed that the guide was willing to give me a...More

Thank Weltler
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The Shadows on the Teche home and grounds are not only well maintained, it is very well exhibited by the museum staff. The introduction film is short but informative followed by a knowledgeable tour guide. The house, grounds, and artifacts are visible and very well...More

Thank merbrown2001
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Beautiful historic house tour; that is preceded by a short film which tells the family history. Tour guide was interesting and made the time fun!

Thank Don S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting history of a bygone house that is well maintained and so interesting. Guide was professional and anyone finding fault with this property, must understand that history is to be appreciated, never confirmed.

Thank Don S
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is an interesting home with a colorful history. You stop across the street at the visitor center and pay $10.50 per adult. Then you see a video and cross the street for a tour of the grounds and house. There are stairs involved in...More

Thank Polkadot72
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The orientation video was interesting and the tour was good. The guide had a lot of enthusiasm. The house and its story were fascinating. The gardens very pretty. If you are into history of the south and old homes, then this is for you.

Thank ymak37
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This was just lovely. We got there just before a tour was due to start which was ideal timing! We watched a video and were taken round the house by a guide. she was very informative, entertaining and devoted to her subject. A hit.

Thank KokoLB
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Our tour guide was wonderful. We asked questions and she was so informative. This place is beautiful and unique.

Thank nette49
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Really nice place to visit and very friendly tour guides. The parking is very easy and not very crowded.

Thank CJL09
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This was a nice place, but not really much of a show case. The grounds were very nice, but small. It had a good view of the Bayou Teche.

Thank lanelson2016
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RonaldLandry
18 April 2015|
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Response from Sandra D | Reviewed this property |
The first tour starts around 9 or 9:30 am and the last tour starts about 4:15. However you would want to go early enough to have plenty of time to look around the ground on your own.
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