Plantation House National Monument, La Digue Island

Plantation House National Monument, part of L'Union Estate, stands as one of the few plantation houses remaining in Seychelles. The Hossen family, who arrived in the 19th century, designed the house in French-colonial style with a thatched roof and timber flooring. Go with a guide to learn about 19th-century ways of life and learn more about the plantation's architecture. Other sites of interest nearby include a coconut mill and a giant tortoise enclosure. Plan to see Plantation House National Monument and other attractions that appeal to you using our La Digue Island trip planner.
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  • A nice example of a small plantation house. Contains some furniture but not a great deal of information of what life was like when the house was occupied. Certainly not as grand as plantation house...  more »
  • This used to be the house of the governor of the island , now transformed into a small museum . Not something special. A small art gallery , actually an art and souvenirs shop in the basement .the...  more »
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