French Quarter Historical Walking Tours in New Orleans, LA

The Savvy Native Walking Tours529 St. Ann StreetNew Orleans, LA 70116
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Overview

Hey, history buffs! Get the lowdown on the development of La Nouvelle Orleans and hear of the city's French and Spanish heritage. Visit numerous locations within the French Quarter and learn how past events inspired the vibrant culture that The Big Easy is known for today. This tour is not a snore-fest! Surprises along the way make for an exciting journey. There's no better way to get acquainted with New Orleans!

Good To Know

  • Tour duration: 2 hours.
  • Family-friendly.
  • Near public transportation.
  • Tour goes rain or shine.
  • See landmarks like Jackson Square, Creole Cottage, and Pirates Alley.

Description

from Unlike Any City In The World: French Quarter Historical Tours
THE FRENCH QUARTER

Discover the role the Mississippi River played in the founding and development of La Nouvelle Orleans. Learn about the City’s French and Spanish Heritage. Tour Jackson Square, one of the last remaining historical plazas in the country, on our French Quarter Walking Tour.

OLDEST HISTORICAL DISTRICT IN THE COUNTRY

Explore the Vieux Carre’s historical landmarks and view local architectural housing types such as the Creole Cottage and Shotgun House . . . Hear the legends of Pirates Alley, visit National Literary Landmarks . .

IMMERSE YOURSELF INTO A UNIQUE CULTURE

Its said that the more nicknames a place has the more interesting it tends to be; and the more it deviates from the norm. That pretty much describes New Orleans, America’s Most Interesting City. Our long list of nicknames, more than any other U.S. city, suggests that something different happened here.

Exploring Historic New Orleans Neighborhoods is the best way to understand and experience the city’s unique history and culturally rich heritage. A walk down the streets of New Orleans earliest neighborhoods with their distinct and amazing architecture, historical landmarks, colorful characters and fascinating stories offer you a glimpse into what makes New Orleans Unlike Any Other City.

Come take a walk with us through New Orleans’ Historic Neighborhoods.

Over 20 Different Ways to See New Orleans. Historically Accurate, Entertaining, Memorable and Always a Good Time. That's New Orleans with The Savvy Native! New Orleans Best Tour Experience!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Unlike Any City In The World: French Quarter Historical Tours

What are the hours of operation? 
The tour operates daily at 10:30am and 1:30pm.

What should I bring/wear?
Bring water, throw on a hat, wear comfortable shoes, an protect yourself from the rain.

Where is it located?
768 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116 (across from Jackson Square at the cannon).

Is the tour appropriate for children?
Yes, the tour is appropriate for children.

Is the tour wheelchair accessible?
No.

Can I bring my camera?
Yes, great photo opportunities.

How long is the tour? 
The tour is approximately 2 hours long.

Can I bring my pet?
No, you may not bring your pet on the tour.

What’s included in my ticket/experience?

  • Discover the role the Mississippi River played in the founding and development of La Nouvelle Orleans 
  • Learn about the City’s French and Spanish Heritage and visit Jackson Square (one of the last remaining historical plazas in the country).
  • Explore the Vieux Carre’s historical landmarks.
  • View local architectural housing types such as the Creole Cottage and Shotgun House. 
  • Hear the legends of Pirates Alley.
  • Visit National Literary Landmarks.