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French Quarter Walking Tour With 1850 House Museum Admission

  • See the iconic French Quarter and learn its history from a docent

  • Admission to 1850 House Museum to see a Pontalba Apartment

  • Learn about the traditions, history, and folklore of New Orleans

French Quarter Walking Tour With 1850 House Museum Admission
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10:30am TourMost Popular
Tour departs at 10:30am
USD 22.00
1:30pm Tour
Tour departs at 1:30pm
USD 22.00

Be enchanted by the historic and iconic French Quarter on this guided walking tour that reveals the area’s past, superstition, and individuality. Your passionate, knowledgeable, volunteer docent will show you what life was like in the past and provide you with access to the Pontalba Apartments of 1850 House Museum.

What to Expect
Ticket includes admission to the 1850 House Museum. Tours are daily from the 1850 House Museum Store at 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m. Also guests can enjoy the museum courtyard as well as shop in the gift store. The museum shows what life was like in a typical Pontalba Apartment in the 1850s. The museum takes around 45 minutes to finish and a exhibit program is offered as well as access can acquired through a tablet or smart phone. Wifi for the program is available as well. 

Docents are sometimes available for the 1850 House. Contact the store to find out if one of our volunteers is working that day.
Reviews (124)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
One of the best walking tours I've ever been on.

We did the walking tour on a Saturday at 10:30. My understanding is that each volunteer guide designs their own tour, so each has it's own flavor and route. We had Ryan, who deserves an Oscar for best volunteer walking tour guide. The tour was...More

Thank ChrisGifford
Reviewed 1 week ago
Entertaining and fact filled tour

Tour guides are volunteers. Ours was Roger, a New Orleans native and retired school teacher. He provided nice visual aids to go with the tour. It was crazy hot and humid and Roger made sure to try to keep us in the shade where possible....More

Thank Jim E
Reviewed 1 week ago
Superbly researched historical walking tour.

A serious tour, vastly superior to the commercial alternatives. Donna was our guide & gave us a good insight into New Orleans' history & architecture. In our view, a must do. Dress for the weather & a walk. Take water. Thank you Donna.

Thank johnwright537
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great walking tour in New Orleans

We had a very nice and interesting walking tour through the streets of the French Quarter in New Orleans. Our guide Roger made the tour a great experience for the whole family.

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 25 August 2018
Fantastic introduction to French Quarter with a great guide

I arrived in New Orleans at 6:30 AM and by 10:30 AM, after coffee and beignets at Café Du Monde, I was on this tour. I couldn't have asked for a better introduction to the city! My guide, Josh, clearly loves the city and knew...More

Thank Ellie C
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26 August 2018|
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Response from OzCalifornia | Reviewed this property |
I too would guess about a mile in a loop of a few blocks- it does seem longer as there was just one spot where we sat on some steps to hear some history- but it was also a rather warm sunny day and our hostess found us a... More
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Response from Ehab A | Reviewed this property |
Small groups. Max at 10 maybe
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