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Old New Orleans Rum Distillery

Closed Now: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Informative and fun!

So glad I found this gem! The tour was very informative. Bob was very entertaining and kept... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
northshorenola
Birthday Tasting/Tour

We enjoyed learning about the history and art. The tour was quite educational. Loved Bob’s Cajun... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
veronicamC729HT
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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 $15/person. Call to book...more
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2815 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70122-3630
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Reviewed 2 days ago

So glad I found this gem! The tour was very informative. Bob was very entertaining and kept everyone engaged!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank northshorenola
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed learning about the history and art. The tour was quite educational. Loved Bob’s Cajun Spiced Strawberry Lemonade!!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank veronicamC729HT
Reviewed 4 days ago

The bus driver/tour guide/game show host, was a total hoot. The lady at the check in was so friendly as well. Very interesting learning experience. Awesome tasting rum. The people on the tour with us helped make it awesome too. Highly recommend this!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Katwyn L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was an awesome tour and the rum is out of this world! Bob was a fantastic shuttle driver, historian, tour guide, and bartender! The time and science that goes into their rum making process is incredible and definitely worth learning about. You walk away...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BACKtravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

bob was perfect.. All knowing and tons of fun. the rum is some of the best i have ever tasted. They give you complimentary drinks. play drink trivia. do the very informative tour and then have a rum tasting.. Awesome experience

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Tobey C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bought tickets to go on our 20th anniversary. A little hard to find so you may better off with the shuttle. Bob was our tour guide. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining. Trivia game at beginning was fun and tasting afterwards was great. We left...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Candy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice tour with shuttle pick up option. Even running late to the shuttle the driver called to make sure we had the right pick up location and where on our way. Bob gave great history facts and information. 5 tastings plus some opportunities for some...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Amanda Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a blast on our tour, the only problem:issue was the fact that there were 29 people on the tour and for the tasting. This led to difficulty hearing, seeing and enjoying our time. We had a very yummy cocktail, but were not given...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RLC515
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shuttle picks you up behind banana stand of French Market. Convenient! Tour price well worth price of admission. They're a craft distillery that produces some WICKEDLY smooth rums. Kevin was our driver and tour guide. Good dude. Dealt with a know-it-all in our group quite...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank aceswildtru
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love being picked up in French Quarter by Shuttle. Bob was excellent, and so was the rum. We brought back 2 bottles of the Gries Gries and one of the spice. Will buy more next time we go, this year.

Date of experience: January 2019
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mmghoop
18 March 2019|
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Response from janells2019 | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry I have no idea if minors can attend the tour. If they could attend, I think they would be bored. For the adults, several tastings of the different rums are provided. Not for kids in my opinion.
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Melissa W
18 May 2018|
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Response from cewayfarer | Reviewed this property |
They only offer the tour at specific times, so in order to get the exact time we wanted, we booked online in advance. Also, if you are planning on using their shuttle, you definitely need to book in advance. Enjoy!
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cheryl221548
11 August 2017|
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Response from vangelynn | Reviewed this property |
#1 French market right behind the organic banana drink stand or #2 Elysian Fields
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