New Iberia attractions

Park in New Iberia

Jungle Gardens

In 1890 Tabasco founder EA McIlhenny started this bird sanctuary on the island. At Jungle Gardens you can drive or walk through 250 acres of moss-covered live oaks and subtropical jungle flora. There’s an amazing ar…
Factory in New Iberia

McIlhenny Tabasco Factory

Driving here feels a bit like entering Oz. After stopping and waiting for the gate to lift, you drive onto Avery Island – which isn’t really an island, rather a salt dome that extends 8 miles below the surface. The …
Historic Building in New Iberia

Shadows on the Teche

This grand, gothic Greek Revival plantation house sits on the banks of – you guessed it – Bayou Teche, a geographic location that adds to its eerie, frozen-in-swamp-time atmosphere. More than 17,000 papers describin…