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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise

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    Stop At: Chalmette Battlefield, 1 Battlefield Road, Chalmette, LA 70043

    Disembark at the site of the 1815 Battle of New Orleans at the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, where you can tour the Chalmette Battlefield including the Malus-Beauregard House and the Chalmette Monument before re-boarding for the return cruise.

    Duration: 45 minutes
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Wendell gave a very informative history of New Orleans and its culture. Trip was very efficiently run. The only negative was a light rain (it is New Orleans), but still very enjoyable.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Roger W
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was one of our favorite tours we took during our trip. Our guide, Wendell, did a wonderful job of explaining the history of cultures that came together to create the amazing city of New Orleans, and provided critical information to understand the significance of...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank teacherlady2
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We booked this for the UK for our daughter's 21st birthday celebration to fulfil a life long dream of a paddle steamer ride on the Mississippi. We were all really looking forward to it though when we arrived to board the ticket office was closed...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank JaneS4806
    NOPCustomerService, Guest Relations Manager at Creole Queen Mississippi River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Hi, Jane! We are so sorry about the cancelation of your cruise. Can you please send your confirmation number to ticketbooth@bigeasy.com so we can ensure you receive a refund?

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a great time learning about the Battle of New Orleans from a wonderful historian. I'm sorry I didn't get her name, but she was fantastic.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank LoveTravelin19
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Really enjoyed the river cruise, and while their were not a lot of choice for the buffet what was available was great and filling. Plan on doing the other river cruise while their in October to compare. We really enjoyed the history lesson while cruising...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank torram65
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    Response from LaLaLou | Reviewed this property |
    Their website doesn't list a military discount - you could call them directly to ask about possible discounts.
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    May 15, 2019|
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    NO smoking aboard the ship.
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