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Lower 9th Ward: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a tour thru the 9th ward and all the way thru Louisiana and further , we were told about the devastation and the water levels , interesting city with the history of Katrinas raft!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jenniferp421
Reviewed 4 September 2019

It was sad to see what the people went through during hurricane Katrina and the houses abandoned and trying to rebuilt their houses and life again

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Soraya G
Reviewed 7 April 2019

Whenever I travel I try to get as complete a picture as I can of the place I'm visiting. I couldn't come to New Orleans without visiting the Lower Ninth Ward and I am so grateful to Laura from lowernine.org for giving us such a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
5  Thank Divasongs
Reviewed 12 March 2019 via mobile

While we were in New Orleans for a family vacation we drove through the area while we were out and about. I hate to boil something of this magnitude down to a teachable moment but our children hadn’t been born yet when Katrina hit so...More

Date of experience: March 2019
3  Thank ANR_78
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

A ward is simply means a voting district. We got to see this area while on a tour. There is still visible damage from Katrina. Empty lots with only steps where houses once stood. Some of the houses that made it through the storm still...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Since we had a passenger car, we went to explore. It was interesting to see the area. A lot of green lots where clearly homes had been bulldozed. And it was interesting to see the new geometric construction much with solar panels. Obviously most of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank OBD2142
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

What houses have been build are California style and are not holding up to the humid air of the region. Most lots are empty or still full of debris. After 13 years you would think more would have been done to bring back this community....More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Robin93710
Reviewed 27 June 2018

I specifically went to visit Burnell Colton's Market (Galvez Goodies) and to interact on a non-tourist level. It was worth the consideration since this area doesn't get the tourism dollars but they have a tourism need. So I made sure I spent the time, money...More

Date of experience: June 2018
9  Thank 1washout
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We were appalled at how little help these people have recieved. I would have assumed our governments would have done more to help. Shame on us for not helping more.

Date of experience: May 2018
5  Thank GFOHARA
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This neighborhood was wiped out by Katrina.. Visit it to see how these poor folks are doing during the long recovery...I have visited the place three times in the past decade and while they are some new building, most is still vacant lots with talk...More

Date of experience: March 2018
12  Thank Don H
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Response from Robin93710 | Reviewed this property |
Our Lyft driver, Pam, took us on a private tour explaining everything as it happened and what has not happened since
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Response from jeant831 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in the French Quarter so I'm not sure.