Photo of the Day

July 14, 2018

Oak Alley

Twenty-eight live oak trees line the path to Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie, Louisiana. Built as a sugarcane plantation in the early 19th century, Oak Alley is now open to the public as a National Historic Landmark. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Lee Quimby, National Geographic Your Shot

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