Darby Plantation,Iberia Parish, near New Iberia. Built 1813 by Francois Darby. Burned in February, On the National Register of Historic Places.General Interest Collection--Plantations (from the Louisiana Tourist Development Commission.
John James Audubon stayed here and painted some of his birds. Rosedown plantation is not far away in St. loved touring this home. it has louvered shutters on the floor to gather breezes and/or keep out heat.
A weeding gift to a beloved daughter. Joseph and It's "sister" plantation, Felicity Plantation (Highway Vacherie, Louisiana) will be open for tourists soon. Also Felicity Plantation was used in the movie 12 Years a Slave, and The Skeleton Key.