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Hermann-Grima House

820 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70112-3416
+1 504-525-5661
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This 19th-century house offers demonstrations of what life was like for a typical Creole family in the 1800s.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
820 Saint Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70112-3416
French Quarter
+1 504-525-5661
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We throughly enjoyed this tour that highlighted the history and culture of this elegant and successful New Orleans family. We had an excellent tour guide and wandered from room to room as he explained the features of the room and how the family used their...More

Thank 12dbryan
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hermann-Grima house was a wonderful way to spend a rainy hour in New Orleans. It's rich with history and interesting facts. Our docent Destiny was amazing and answered all of our questions. I'm so glad I booked this tour.

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Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great tour. The house is well-preserved. Our tour guide, Destiny was amazing. We were the only people of the tour, and she still put everything into the tour. I highly encourage anyone visiting New Orleans to tour this house. While we visited...More

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Thank christinasK6057MC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice, well preserved home of a plantation owner, which was used when " in town ". The guide was informative.

Thank winthedb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

House was great, a must see if you are in the area. Guide was great and very thorough. House was well maintained.

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Thank Deb N
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This was an amazing tour! We happened to be the only two signed u for that specific time so we had an amazing private tour by Ellie. She was such a great guide and my friend was star struck because she works on T.V. show...More

1  Thank Seattlebound12
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We had just a few hours to kill on a Monday during a conference, and of course most museums are closed on Mondays. But the chance to explore this incredibly preserved house, garden & more was just what we needed! Our guide was very knowledgeable...More

2  Thank Kara G
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Michael was very patient with my family, teens and small kids. The house has a great history and several original pieces.

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Thank Randall H
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We've toured more than our fair share of historic homes across the country, and this one was nice, albeit not superior to some we've seen. I'm thrilled that the structure itself was preserved, although I wish more personal items were able to be retrieved. The...More

Thank Bathfurnituredsgnr
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Knowledgeable docents shared a part of New Orleans history and what life was like in the early days of the city. Highly recommend adding this to your New Orleans holiday.

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Thank Kim R
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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30 March 2017|
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Response from Deanne S | Reviewed this property |
Not when I went, but you are free to ask the guide questions. We were the only ones on our tour, so it felt more custom to our individual interests. I'd email them to see if you could focus on her in your tour.