Houmas House Estate & Gardens
Leslie Brewer to Join Houmas House Team!
Houmas House is continually growing and we are excited to announce the addition of Leslie Brewer to our team. Leslie brings 30 years of tourism sales experience to Houmas House and will be the new face at tourism trade shows. As many of you know, Jesse Lambert has had this role for 13 years and will remain an integral part of the continued success of Houmas House. She will continue to be the voice behind the camera, social pages, marketing strategies and newsletters. We are fortunate to have grown a strong team that works well together to continue our mission.
Leslie is excited to share some of the newest additions including the new Great River Road Museum, upcoming expansions, and additional tour products we will offer. 2023 will be an exciting time to visit Houmas House!
Leslie Brewer’s hometown just happened to be one of the most well-known international tourist destinations – New Orleans. This is where she began her tourism career which continued for 30 years.
Leslie currently holds the position of Director of Marketing and Sales at Destrehan Plantation, Living History Museum in Destrehan, Louisiana.
Her strong background in group sales, operations and business development are the product of over 30 years of work in the hospitality and tourism industry.
Leslie’s past experience includes: Chair of the Tour and Travel Development Committee for the Asheville CVB, Tour and Travel Sales Manager for The Biltmore, Director of Sales for the Culinary Institute of New Orleans, Tour and Travel Sales Manager for Harrah’s Casino, Director of Operations and Sales of Longue Vue House and Gardens, General Manager of the Grenoble House and the Director of Sales at the Park Inn International. She was very active in Louisiana Tourism and Mid-South Women in Tourism. She served on the Louisiana Tourist Development Commission and as officer/board of Louisiana Attraction Association, Louisiana Travel Promotion Association, Louisiana Bed and Breakfast Association, Hospitality Education Networking Association (formerly HSMA) and Mid-South Women in Tourism.  

Open Daily

Mansion Tours: 9:30 am- 7:00 pm daily
Gift Shop: 9:00 am- 8:00 pm daily
The Carriage House Restaurant: 11:00am - 8:00pm
Latil's Landing Restaurant:
Thursday- Saturday 6:00pm-9:00pm (By Reservation)
Dixie Café: 8:00 am- 2:00 pm daily (located in The Great River Road Museum)

Mansion & Garden Tour Tickets: Adult; $35 | Teen: $17 | Child $12
Houmas House Estate and Gardens
40136 Hwy 942, Darrow, LA 70725