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New Orleans French Quarter Architecture Walking Tour provided by New Orleans Architecture Tours

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New Orleans French Quarter Architecture Walking Tour

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Overview
Discover the architecture of the French Quarter on a New Orleans walking tour that includes insightful commentary on the district’s French and Spanish influences. See landmarks such as the Louisiana Supreme Court, Ursuline Convent, Creole Colonial Buildings, and other edifices that date back to the 18th and 19th centuries. Your guide shares facts and architectural details that most other tours miss for a comprehensive experience of the neighborhood.
Highlights
  • Learn about the French Quarter's architecture and history
  • See landmarks and lesser-known gems
  • Walking tour proceeds at a leisurely pace
  • Wheelchair accessible tour
Important Information
Departure Point
529 St Ann St, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Licensed, insured, local guide with an extensive knowledge of the area
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 1 year
  • Umbrella, sunscreen, and comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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BurntTraveler wrote a review Mar 2020
2 contributions1 helpful vote
Postcard handout with different building styles was helpful. Guide Joan does her best imparting as much information as she can (which is alot). Visual aids gave us a good historical and cultural perspective. Joan texted us ahead of the tour so we knew how we were meeting our
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Marah B wrote a review Mar 2020
San Francisco, California8 contributions1 helpful vote
We had a nice time on the tour learning about the different styles of architecture in the French Quarter! It was great to learn about the different styles of buildings as well as some of the history behind its development.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Diane Laney F wrote a review Jan 2020
Jupiter, Florida16 contributions4 helpful votes
This was a very informative and interesting tour, led by Josh, a really knowledgeable tour guide. Once he found out what our interests were, he went above and beyond, giving us lots of New Orleans history as well as architectural information about the French Quarter. He's a
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from nolaarchtours, Owner at New Orleans French Quarter Architecture Walking Tour
Responded 13 Feb 2020
Thank you for choosing New Orleans Architecture Tours! Josh's French Quarter Tour is well researched, and he is constantly learning more "fun facts" to share with our guests. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your tour and hope that you can join us again! Thanks for adding this review to TripAdvisor!!
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Jeff Y wrote a review Jan 2020
DeLand, Florida7 contributions2 helpful votes
Very enjoyable 2 hours! Learned a lot and gained appreciation for the Quarter and Nola -- some great history from our guide, Mark. Recommended!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from nolaarchtours, Owner at New Orleans French Quarter Architecture Walking Tour
Responded 5 Jan 2020
Thanks for choosing the French Quarter Tour! We are so lucky to have such a great variety of architecture in that neighborhood, stretching all the way back to the Ursuline Convent (1752) to the more modern buildings on Canal Street. We appreciate you leaving this 5 star review!!
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Ibad R wrote a review Dec 2019
Toronto, Canada6 contributions
The tour guide covered a lot of ground and took us back in time to explain the outstanding history of how the french quarter came to be. He was very knowledgable about the who and why of the area. An awesome experience!
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Response from nolaarchtours, Owner at New Orleans French Quarter Architecture Walking Tour
Responded 5 Jan 2020
Thank you for choosing New Orleans Architecture Tours! We think that the history of any area is best learned through studying its buildings. Every building tells a story and we are excited to share them with our guests! Thanks so much for this excellent review!
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shirleyg697
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Amazing tour
Katrina was super knowledgeable and incredibly well informed! She had answers to all our questions and kept the tou
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johnrO9965VX
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Great Tour
The tour was very good. the Docent had an architectural degree and is involved in historic preservation in N.O.
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WangAmy
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Very Informative
I joined for the architectural tour of the Garden District recently and I really enjoyed it! It was extremely infor
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Voyager213933
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Excellent Local Knowledge
Katrina was a delight and was well versed in the local history and architecture. We were lucky enough to have a sma
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eatlocal1ofakind
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A little New Orleans history mixed in with the Architecture tour.
Our guide was Joan pinch hitting for Katrina. She was friendly and informative. She pointed out the different arc
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Miableu78
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Thorough, thoughtful, and knowledgeable.
Josh was an amazing tour guide. He was extremely likable, knowledgeable, and passionate about New Orleans history.
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Brenda A
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Garden District Architectural Tour Delight
We joined Katrina for a private Garden District Architectural Tour the day after Mardi Gras and we were so pleased
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Linette S
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Amazing tour!
Josh was so great! We were running late, but he was fine with it and it turned out we were the only ones on the tou
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DeLynn D
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Tour Guide was Very Knowledgeable and Congenial!
I have been before on various tours of the Garden District but this one was by far the best! Katrina really new arc
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642q
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Architecture, history, and important context
We learned so much on our tour about the history of the architecture in the Garden District. Mac was fantastic - as
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katherinem323
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Great experience, would highly recommend
Erika was a great tour guide! Super knowledgeable, very friendly, and as a Garden District homeowner she had an in
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planejane07
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Fascinating tour!
We loved our tour with Erika. She showed us so many architectural details I never would have noticed on my own.
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Maurice B
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A Great Place to Learn A Little About Architecture
My wife and I took the tour of the Garden District, offered by New Orleans Architecture Tours. What I liked about t
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berwind
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Private Tour by New Orleans Architecture Tour well worth it!
Our time in New Orleans didn't fit with any of their public scheduled tours, so I contacted them about a private to
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Cecelia_2007
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A Must See!
We had Stephen Medina as a tour guide. He is a native New Orleans resident and knew so much about the area. It tu
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Key Details
  • French Quarter, Jackson Square, and 6 more
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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