Just 25 minutes away from New Orleans and 10 minutes away from the New Orleans International Airport, Destrehan Plantation is located at 13034 River Road in Destrehan, Louisiana. Our plantation grounds offer unique indoor and outdoor venues for social or business gatherings. Our Mule Barn is 4,585 sq. ft. with an attached carriageway of 1,085 sq. ft. It offers a catering kitchen and a private dressing room. The barn is within walking distance of our bridal suite/family country cottage. This venue is prime for weddings. Visit our website for more information or contact our wedding coordinator, Paula Mire, at (985) 764-9315 ext. 4. The Mule Barn at Destrehan Plantation wins the Four Weddings TLC Challenge! Four Weddings / TLC (2013) Challenge! It’s a winner! Chantell & Jerry Sevin’s wedding ceremony under our oldest Live Oak and the reception in our historic mule barn was the perfect example of “vintage elegance”.