Oaklawn Manor

Oaklawn Manor

3296 Oaklawn Drive, off Irish Bend Road Franklin, LA 70538

This 1837 Greek Revival plantation manor is the residence of Louisiana's former governor, Murphy J. (Mike) Foster. Built by Alexander Porter, an Irishman, the walls are 20 inches thick. The home is furnished with European antiques, lovely bird carvings and an extensive Audubon collection. Tour takes approximately 1 hour.

Hours: 
Monday - Sunday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Admission: $15 Adults; $10 Children & Students; Group rates available for 10 or more.
Phone: 
(337) 828-0434
Tour Bus Friendly: 
Yes