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Old New Orleans Rum Distillery

2815 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70122-3630
+1 504-945-9400
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Had no idea new orleans had a rum distillery, nice surprise

Took the shuttle from the french market. Bob, the driver also ended up being the tour guide. Nice... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
robert p
Daphne, Alabama
Oldest Distillery in USA!

We love this small distillery!! They are the oldest one in the United States. Got to love... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dallas, Texas
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Celebration Distillery, located in the Gentilly area of New Orleans, is the Oldest Premium Rum Distillery in US and the only in Louisiana. Tours Times:Monday-Friday at 12pm, 2pm & 4pmSaturdays at 2pm & 4pm. The cost is $10/person. Call to book complimentary transportation from the French Quarter Monday-Friday.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“french market” (130 reviews)
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“cajun spice” (27 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
2815 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70122-3630
+1 504-945-9400

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Took the shuttle from the french market. Bob, the driver also ended up being the tour guide. Nice guy, good personality. Nice informative lesson on rum and the distillery first, the went out into the working area. Not a spit shined everywhere place, but a...More

Thank robert p
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We love this small distillery!! They are the oldest one in the United States. Got to love that!! We rode the shuttle to the distillery. We learned a lot about Rum and about Old New Orleans Distillery. Bob was our tour guide and he was...More

Thank bonbird13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the rum distillery tour for my bachelorette weekend and had a phenomenal time. The free shuttle ride was quick and easy and our guide was fun and knowledgeable. Additionally the rum was delicious and we ordered several very reasonably priced bottles for...More

Thank Kaeleigh S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I needed the shuttle to the distillery, this was easy to catch outside the Organic Banana in the French Market. After I got to the distillery I was made very welcome with some rum punch! Multiple tastings of the various types of rums that the...More

Thank 98201
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We 5 adult family really enjoyed the tour, we were late because of waiting for the trolley, yet Diana called and confirmed and waited; thanks Dear for driving and hosting us !! Heather and the master brewer Mr. Humble ! were excellent as well. Thanks...More

1  Thank RiderFan21
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jeff is an excellent tour guide very knowledgeable was able to answer all questions and we had a lot of fun.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tour was very informative with interesting history Jeff was a fantastic tour guide. Rum tasting was amazing. We bought 2 bottles and will buy more. Again, Jeff was awesome! Highly recommend this tour!!

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best $15 spent in New Orleans. Seriously amazing!!! Jeff, our tour guide, was phenomenal and entertaining. We did a tour of Bacardi last year but this blew that away. Very small and personal. Welcome cocktail and tasting at the end. Even the shuttle from the...More

1  Thank MaggieBFr
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The tour was interesting and the tour guide was very thorough and informative. I liked that it was fairly short since the majority of the tour was not in the AC and it was August in New Orleans. The welcome cocktail and the tastings after...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I am a carriage driver in the French Quarter, and before that I was a plantation tour guide. As a professional storyteller I was thoroughly impressed with the level of detail, enthusiasm, and knowledge that was bestowed upon us for our tour of the distillery....More

Thank Jonathan H
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11 August 2017|
Response from vangelynn | Reviewed this property |
#1 French market right behind the organic banana drink stand or #2 Elysian Fields
10 July 2017|
Response from rmart42 |
How long do tours typically last?
10 July 2017|
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Response from keyboarder | Reviewed this property |
My apologies for not replying earlier. I haven't been on Trip Advisor. I believe the tour was a couple of hours which included the free shuttle.