Shadows-on-the-Teche

317 E. Main Street, New Iberia, LA 70560 - United States

337-369-6446

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Located in New Iberia’s Main Street District, set among towering live oak trees draped with Spanish moss on the banks of Bayou Teche, The Shadows, built in 1834 for sugar planter David Weeks, paints a vivid picture of life for the four generations that made this property their home. The first National Trust for Historic Preservation site in the Gulf South, The Shadows is a Classic Revival-style home with a Louisiana Colonial floor plan and a garden that is as breathtaking as the history preserved here. Explore our site and visit soon.

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Tours are offered at 10:15am, 11:15 a.m., 12:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m., 2:15 p.m., and 3:15 p.m.

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