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Friends of the Cabildo

523 St. Ann St. on Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3205
+1 504-524-9118
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The best walking tour in town!

This was hands down the best walking tour we did for the entirety of our trip in the United States... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
EmWilson18
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Sydney, Australia
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Excellent intro to the Vieux Carré by Charles

Kickstarted our visit to Nola with the recommended walking tour by Friends of the Cabildo. Charles... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
autumnamber
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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523 St. Ann St. on Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA 70116-3205
French Quarter
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+1 504-524-9118

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was hands down the best walking tour we did for the entirety of our trip in the United States. Great value for money for a two hour tour. We had an amazing guide called Charlie who was incredibly knowledgable, entertaining and answered all of...More

Thank EmWilson18
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Kickstarted our visit to Nola with the recommended walking tour by Friends of the Cabildo. Charles was our tour guide and unbeknownst to us until the end, our tour was his final assessment to conduct tours on his own. We would never have guessed -...More

Thank autumnamber
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the museum for the 2 hour walking tour around the Quarter. We really enjoyed the tour, it was an easy walk, our guide was very informative and you can't beat the price - $20! As part of price of the walking tour we...More

Thank caldwellme
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In my opinion, The Friends of the Cabildo tours are the best in New Orleans! This non profit volunteer group supports the mission of Louisiana State Museum and leads tours in the French Quarter, the Treme, the Lower Garden District, and the Irish Channel. Our...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clare give us a thorough, interesting and entertaining tour of the French quarter. Would highly recommend this as an introduction to New Orleans. Admission to the state history museum is included in the tour price

Thank cascholz
Reviewed 1 week ago

I decided to take a tour of the French Quarter today thru Friends of the Cabildo in New Orleans. I'm really glad I did. Our tour guide was Clare and she was very good. She was quite knowledgeable and covered a lot about the French...More

Thank RonDavey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our guide, Clare had an excellent breath of historical knowledge from how the city was started to the origin of the Po'Boy sandwich. Very interesting and informative, the 2 hours going by in a flash. A great way to get an appreciation of the city...More

Thank RightAngleTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were guided by the excellent Wayne, who took us around the French Quarter on a busy Saturday morning. He gave us a very broad and varied talk about New Orleans, its history, its people, its culture, its cuisine, its geography. A huge amount was...More

Thank Fineanddandy1983
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide Colleen showed us beignets as they were being made, painted for us the scene of a dramatic crime where it happened, took us around the French Quarter's highlights and provided a perfect mix of tourism advice, local color, and historical insights along the...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The two hour tour was excellent. Out tour guide was a true original and we learned everything from the history of New Orleans to how the city keeps terminates at bay. It was great. And, your money goes to a local organization in support of...More

Thank 13ZeldaL
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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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traveler_ae_1919
What attractions/buildings does this tour include?
1 March 2015|
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Response from Friendsofthecabildo | Property representative |
This tour includes free entrance into the 1850 House Museum after your tour.
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traveler_ae_1919
What attractions/buildings does this tour include?
1 March 2015|
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Response from Friendsofthecabildo | Property representative |
You do not enter any buildings although some guides do take groups in Madame John's Legacy but it does include a free ticket the 1850 House Museum
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