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French Quarter Walking Tour With 1850 House Museum Admission

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    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.
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    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 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    On our first morning in NOLA, we took the walking tour of the French Quarter with Friends of the Cabildo. Our guide was Bill Capo, a local ex "action reporter". He has a vast knowledge of the French Quarter and its history, and he able...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank NeilH_08
    Friendsofthecabildo, Manager at Friends of the Cabildo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

    Bill is a great guide thank you for supporting the FOC

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    When my husband and I went to NOLA years ago we did this tour on our last day, and were so sorry we didn't do it on the first day because it was such a great intro to the city. This trip we did it...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank elizabethmF6454GZ
    Friendsofthecabildo, Manager at Friends of the Cabildo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for the great review!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was a very interesting tour throughout the French Quarter focusing on history and architecture. Bill, our guide, had a depth of knowledge and was very friendly. I would do it again and recommend to others. Cost of your tour includes admission to the 1850...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank 217quincyh
    Friendsofthecabildo, Manager at Friends of the Cabildo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

    Bill is a great guide thank you for supporting the FOC

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Diane gave our group of 10 an excellent architectural, historical tour of the blocks surrounding Jackson Square. Loved learning about the different French, Spanish and Creole architecture and the history of the building on Jackson Square. As a longtime native, Diane also had an immense...More

    Thank V5652CSdawns
    Friendsofthecabildo, Manager at Friends of the Cabildo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

    Diane is great thank you!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The literary tour of the French Quarter with John Shields was wonderful. Fascinating stories and his knowledge of the writers who lived and worked in New Orleans at various times was extensive. We also gathered a lot of history about others who lived in the...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Mary H
    Friendsofthecabildo, Manager at Friends of the Cabildo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

    John is a great guide, thank you for taking the tour!

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    25 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 ehabrehab | Reviewed this property |
    Small groups. Max at 10 maybe
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