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6967 Highway 22
Sorrento, LA 70778
United States

(??.? miles from you)


Tour Ascension Parish


(??.? miles from you)

6967 Highway 22
Sorrento, LA 70778
United States


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Why You Should Go...

Lying on both banks of the mighty Mississippi River, Ascension Parish is the stopping place between Baton Rouge and New Orleans. They offer a gumbo of all the cultures unique to South Louisiana, including French, Acad

Ascension Parish is made up of two cities and one town: Gonzales, Donaldsonville, and Sorrento. Visitors will find museums, plantation homes, gardens, shopping, and dining from casual to exquisite within their boundaries. Friendly locals welcome guests to the Jambalaya Festival, the beautiful Ascension Catholic Church, the River Road African American Museum, and more. Choose to stay in a quaint bed & breakfast in historic Downtown Donaldsonville, a sprawling plantation on River Road, or at one of the numerous newly constructed hotels and just get away from it all.

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Why You Should Go...

Lying on both banks of the mighty Mississippi River, Ascension Parish is the stopping place between Baton Rouge and New Orleans. They offer a gumbo of all the cultures unique to South Louisiana, including French, Acadian, Italian, Spanish, German, African-American, English, and more. Everything from the food to the architecture to the festivals reflects this rich cultural mix, and happily welcomes visitors to join in.

Ascension Parish is made up of two cities and one town: Gonzales, Donaldsonville, and Sorrento. Visitors will find museums, plantation homes, gardens, shopping, and dining from casual to exquisite within their boundaries. Friendly locals welcome guests to the Jambalaya Festival, the beautiful Ascension Catholic Church, the River Road African American Museum, and more. Choose to stay in a quaint bed & breakfast in historic Downtown Donaldsonville, a sprawling plantation on River Road, or at one of the numerous newly constructed hotels and just get away from it all.

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round

Available: Self-Guided Tour, Guided Tour, Café, Restaurant, Bar, Patio Dining, Kids Activities, Meeting/Conference Rooms, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

Extra Fun...

Fun Facts

The Jambalaya Festival Association holds the Guinness Book World Record for Worlds largest pot of Jambalaya.

The City of Gonzales holds the title as “Jambalaya Capital of the World.”

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Why You Should Go...

Lying on both banks of the mighty Mississippi River, Ascension Parish is the stopping place between Baton Rouge and New Orleans. They offer a gumbo of all the cultures unique to South Louisiana, including French, Acadian, Italian, Spanish, German, African-American, English, and more. Everything from the food to the architecture to the festivals reflects this rich cultural mix, and happily welcomes visitors to join in.

Ascension Parish is made up of two cities and one town: Gonzales, Donaldsonville, and Sorrento. Visitors will find museums, plantation homes, gardens, shopping, and dining from casual to exquisite within their boundaries. Friendly locals welcome guests to the Jambalaya Festival, the beautiful Ascension Catholic Church, the River Road African American Museum, and more. Choose to stay in a quaint bed & breakfast in historic Downtown Donaldsonville, a sprawling plantation on River Road, or at one of the numerous newly constructed hotels and just get away from it all.

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What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round

Available: Self-Guided Tour, Guided Tour, Café, Restaurant, Bar, Patio Dining, Kids Activities, Meeting/Conference Rooms, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

How You Can Follow...

EXTRA FUN

Fun Facts

The Jambalaya Festival Association holds the Guinness Book World Record for Worlds largest pot of Jambalaya.

The City of Gonzales holds the title as “Jambalaya Capital of the World.”

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