Cane River Creole National Historical Park Offering Adult Painting Class

Cane River Creole National Historical Park will host a FREE painting class at Oakland Plantation on Saturday, July 23. The class will take place from 9 am to 11 am and is limited to ten participants. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 318-352-0383 x316.

Come experience painting in your park! Join professional artist Kelly Jackson at Oakland Plantation for this special free class. No painting experience is needed, and all supplies are provided. Oakland Plantation is located at 4386 Highway 494, Natchez, LA.

The grounds of Oakland and Magnolia Plantations are open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Nearly 80 original buildings remain, many open for self-guided tours including several that are historically furnished from Wednesday through Sunday. Park staff conducts tours of the plantation grounds daily Wednesday through Sunday. In addition, the park offers a cell phone tour. The Oakland Main House is open for self-guided tours from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

The Magnolia Main House is privately owned and is not open to the public. For more information, please call the park at 318-352-0383, ext. 316.