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Bookish Bohemians: A Literary Tour of New Orleans

  • When does it run?

    Daily 

  • Start time

    4:00 p.m.

  • Duration

    Approximately 2 hours

Inclusions
  • Bookish Bohemians: A Literary Tour of New Orleans
  • A 2-hour walking tour focusing on important literary sites
  • Live guide and commentary
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (18+)
  • Youth (12-17)

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Explore New Orleans with an eye towards the written word!
  • Check out one of the country’s few literary landmarks!
  • See where Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, and Tennessee Williams hung out!
  • Visit the homes of famous authors!
  • Meet your friendly and knowledgeable local guide!

Overview

Discover the happening haunts of your favorite authors during your New Orleans trip with Bookish Bohemians: A Literary Tour of New Orleans!


With your Bookish Bohemians: A Literary Tour of New Orleans tickets, you’ll look back over the pages of New Orleans’ history and understand how the magic of this city influenced some of the greatest writers the world has ever seen. Visit a rare literary landmark patronized by Tennessee Williams, William Faulkner, Ernest Hemingway, Truman Capote, and other members of the literati! If you’re looking for a little textual healing, then taking this tour is what to do in New Orleans!


Meet your friendly, informative guide near Jackson Square and embark on a historical, literary adventure! Learn why New Orleans was called “Paris on the Mississippi” by the Lost Generation. Hear how New Orleans magazine, like The Double Dealer and The Outsider, influenced the world of literature. Then, visit the New Orleans homes of some of the most famous authors from the past and present. It’s one of the most enlightening things to do in New Orleans, whether you’re a bookworm or an aspiring writer.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily 

  • Duration

    Approximately 2 hours

  • Start time

    4:00 p.m.

  • Meeting Point

    Make your way to the French Truck Coffee, across from Jackson Square, 217 Chartres Street, at the end at the Mississippi River and along the Moon Walk

  • Ending Point

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Bookish Bohemians: A Literary Tour of New Orleans
  • A 2-hour walking tour focusing on important literary sites
  • Live guide and commentary
  • Gratuities

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.


No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet, you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.


So there is no last minute rush, please arrive 15 minutes early.


Bring water, throw on a hat, wear comfortable shoes, and protect yourself from the rain.

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