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Overview
See New Orleans’ French Quarter through the lens of the past on a walking tour that showcases the history and legends of the city's most atmospheric neighborhood. While most tours only offer stories from the sidewalk, this one includes admission to the 1850 House Museum inside the Pontalba Apartments for a docent-led look at antebellum life in Louisiana.
Highlights
  • Explore the history and multicultural heritage of the French Quarter
  • Separate fact from fiction as you hear local legends and trivia
  • Learn about 19th-century life in New Orleans at the 1850 House Museum
  • Step inside the Pontalba, one of the oldest apartment buildings in the US
Important Information
Departure Point
1850 House Museum Store, 523 St Ann St #3318, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Local guide
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 28 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Momenterilee wrote a review Jun 2020
Parker, Colorado16 contributions1 helpful vote
This tour is fabulous! Our guide Edmond is a priceless character and so knowledge as a native Nawlins gentleman. I highly recommend this to you & be sure to request Edmond as your guide. You wil not tegret.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Ellis B wrote a review Mar 2020
Hella, Iceland1 contribution
The tour guide Selby was wonderful, she explained very well the history of the French Quarter and New Orleans, next to some fun facts about the buildings in the area. I would definitely recommend this excellent walking tour!
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J&S-adventurers wrote a review Mar 2020
3 contributions4 helpful votes
Great tour! Our guide made it intriguing and never boring. Great details. Would highly recommend! Must see!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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LindaLongIsland_NY wrote a review Mar 2020
New Suffolk, New York59 contributions18 helpful votes
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Fabulous look around the French Quarter architecture with historical stories & knowledgable tour guide.
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LEEANNOakdale wrote a review Feb 2020
Jensen Beach, Florida31 contributions14 helpful votes
Wonderful historic tour with Ann Savoy. We were entertained and enlightened by all the history of your fabulous city.
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