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Strange True Tours - Women of New Orleans History Tour

513 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2113
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wonderfull guide named Jane

We were four women on this tour and really enjoyed it! Jane was a great guide, very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2014
MarieG330
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Briarcliff Manor, New York
Excellent Tour

This tour was amazing! I would recommend it to anyone man or woman. Jeff knew all about the... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2014
alex_wheatley
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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A historic walking tour of the powerful and infamous women of New Orleans past and present. A Baroness, a Voodoo Priestess, a madame with a key to the city, an accused murderess, and other women who have helped shaped the history of our city.Learn about Baroness Pontalba, her infamous shootout and her enduring legacy to the city. Hear the true story of Delphine LaLaurie and her alleged tortures, hear the truth about Marie Laveau and the voodoo religion. Hear the tantalizing tales of Norma Wallace the "last madame" who ruled her world like no man ever could. Come join us for a one of a kind tour of these amazing women and more who helped shaped Nouvelle Orleans.
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14 Nov 2014
“wonderfull guide named Jane”
11 Jan 2014
“Excellent Tour”
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513 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130-2113
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Reviewed November 14, 2014

We were four women on this tour and really enjoyed it! Jane was a great guide, very knowledgeable about the tour content. She was animated when she spoke and it made it more entertaining.We all would recommend this tour.

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Reviewed January 11, 2014

This tour was amazing! I would recommend it to anyone man or woman. Jeff knew all about the tough, strong women that made New Orleans into the thriving place it is today. He is an excellent guide, and I would recommend any of his tours...More

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Reviewed November 14, 2012

IT was a very entertaining tour, and the guide, Jeffrey, had clearly done his research. Learned a lot about about the history of the city.

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Reviewed September 17, 2012

We ran across Jeffrey in the St Louis cemetary. There were about 5 tours going on, and he seemed the most knowledgable and best storyteller. He allowed us to join and finish the tour. We liked it so much we took his walking history tour...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2012

This was a super idea. Jeffrey is a great story teller and did an excellent job painting an honest depiction of role of women in New Orleans. It made me feel grateful to live in this century but also for the women who paved the...More

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