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Address: 2295 LA HWY 1, Thibodaux, LA
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Nice, small and free!

Learn a little about Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court E.D. White and his family and childhood home. Totally free state historic site. Walk the small grounds and tour the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 October 2016
P G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Learn a little about Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court E.D. White and his family and childhood home. Totally free state historic site. Walk the small grounds and tour the home. Great staff. Easy

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great tour! We enjoyed the history and were surprised that the tour was free! The tour is a self- guided tour for the most part, after some brief information from the staff. The male staff member even brought us an umbrella to get us back to the car since it was raining. It was greatly appreciated!

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Thank My Info K
new Orleans
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

While this is a smaller plantation home it still represents a lot of history pertinent to this area. Named after a prominent landowner and statesman the E.D. White site gives the visitor a glimpse into a simpler time. Additions and renovations make the grounds and house interesting and informative. Activites are occasionally held on the grounds to promote community interests.... More 

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Piscataway, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

Nothing special but is a good start point before to go to more popular places. It's free and nice. Nothing special inside but you could learn a lot about White family

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Conyers, Georgia
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30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

This tour is very laid back. You can have a guided or self-guided tour. The house was interesting and informative. The best things are the 375 and 400 year old live oaks!!

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1 Thank sportsmom204
Louisiana
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43 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

E.D. White House is the story of how a young Cajun boy , who was well educated in the law became the Chief Justice of the United States. Many of the artifacts are from the period of time when White lived. It shows the transition of a man to a high ranking government official.

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Loreauville, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

Mr. Herb was excellent in showing us around. We enjoyed the tour very much. He was very helpful in answering any questions we had, and also in suggesting other places for us to visit. Beautiful place to visit and free. Just give a donation if you can to help with maintenance, please

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Andover
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2015

Stopped by to start out our day of touring plantations. Although this is not a plantation, the building has a lot of history. The structure itself has been refurbished to the original as much as possible. We were the only couple there and "Herb" offered to give us a tour. He was great, taking questions, joking, and constanly feeding us... More 

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Thibodaux
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2013

They offer a felling of what it was like to go to school back then. What an education. They sure do have pride in this historical site.

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9 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2013 via mobile

State website says open tu-sun 9:30 to 4:30. We came by at 1:45 on Saturday and everything was locked up. Disappointed I gave an average rating because I had to enter something and a poor rating would not be accurate for something I have not seen.

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