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Treme Cultural Walking Tour: A New Orleans Experience

  • When does it run?

    Daily 

  • Start time

    10:00 a.m.

  • Duration

    Approximately 2 hours

Inclusions
  • Treme Cultural Walking Tour: A New Orleans Experience
  • A 2-hour tour of the oldest African American neighborhood in America
  • Walking tour
  • Live guide and commentary
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (18+)
  • Child (0-11)
  • Youth (12-17)

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Explore the Cradle of the Southern Civil Rights Movement: Treme!
  • Discover popular New Orleans attractions within the oldest African American city in the U.S.A.!
  • Check out St. Augustine Church, Louis Armstrong Park, Congo Square, and more!
  • Visit quaint Creole cottages and old shotgun houses!
  • Meet your friendly and knowledgeable local guide!

Overview

Walk the streets that gave rise to some of the best Jazz musicians to ever live during the Treme Cultural Walking Tour: A New Orleans Experience!

With your Treme Cultural Walking Tour: A New Orleans Experience tickets, you’ll explore the country’s oldest African American neighborhood: Treme! Discover the history behind the first city in America to be settled by Free People of Color. Walk along the same streets that gave birth to Jazz. Check out St. Augustine Church, the oldest Black Catholic Parish in the United States. And, explore the park dedicated to one of the greatest Jazz musicians of all time: Louis Armstrong Park! If you’d like to visit one of the most vibrant neighborhoods in the country, then taking this tour is what to do in New Orleans.

Start off your New Orleans trip by meeting your friendly, informative guide on St. Philip Street and embark on an enlightening tour of this historic New Orleans neighborhood. Explore Congo Square, which was one of the few places where people of African descent could gather, sing, dance, and barter, long before the United States made the Louisiana Purchase. Finally, view the culturally significant homes of Treme, like Creole cottages and the long and skinny shotgun houses. If you want to go all the way back to the city’s roots, then this is one of the most authentic things to do in New Orleans.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily 

  • Duration

    Approximately 2 hours

  • Start time

    10:00 a.m.

  • Meeting Point

    Make your way to the Treme Coffeehouse at 1501 Saint Philip Street, on the corner of Saint Philip Street and N. Villere Street.

  • Ending Point

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Treme Cultural Walking Tour: A New Orleans Experience
  • A 2-hour tour of the oldest African American neighborhood in America
  • Walking tour
  • 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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