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French Quarter Historical Sights and Stories Walking Tour for Small Group

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  • Explore the French Quarter with a guide
  • Find out more than possible alone
  • Choose from three daily departures
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French Quarter Historical Sights and Stories Walking Tour for Small Group
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10am TourMost Popular
A two-hour, story-filled stroll through the oldest, most famous, and most unpredictable neighborhood in New Orleans. Begins at 10am and ends in time for lunch!
From US$25.00
1pm Tour
A two-hour, story-filled stroll through the oldest, most famous, and most unpredictable neighborhood in New Orleans. Join us after lunch and finish with recommendations for cocktails and shopping!
From US$25.00
3:30pm tour
Afternoon stroll through the historic French Quarter
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Overview
Delve into the stories behind the oldest neighborhood in New Orleans during a 2-hour French Quarter walking tour. Take in famous landmarks including Jackson Square, St. Louis Cathedral, and the Mississippi River, along with lesser-known places of interest. You’ll hear from your guide about the architecture and heritage of the district, and get the inside scoop on recommended places for shopping and dining as well.
What to Expect
The night before the tour, if you provide a phone number, your guide will send their contact information. The tour begins in the historic French Market district. We keep all of our tours small, which makes for a more comfortable, customized experience. 
The French Quarter is where the Creole heart of New Orleans still beats!
After a brief overview of New Orleans history, your guide will lead you around this vibrant, culturally exciting neighborhood and point out the locations that have made New Orleans famous - St. Louis Cathedral, Jackson Square, and the Mississippi River - and lesser-known treasures as well, such as the French Market, an almost 300 year old convent, and courtyards hidden behind the 18th and 18th Century buildings.
Your guide will also be an enthusiastic storyteller, and the stories in this neighborhood are like no other! Established as a French colonial outpost in 1718, its earliest inhabitants were the quirky, gritty, fascinating types who are still attracted to it today. Every block has a story, and we are ready to share them all with you!
The tour concludes at Jackson Square, but it is by no means over. Your guide is full of recommendations for enjoying the neighborhood and the city further.
When you finish the French Quarter tour, you will be motivated to continue to explore this jewel of a neighborhood even further, and the knowledge you gained walking with your guide will only deepen your understanding of New Orleans and will stay with you long after you have left its quaint streets and alleys.
Reviews (64)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
A great tour of the French Quarter

We arrived in New Orleans midday and Lucky Beans Tours was on my list of groups to use. The French Quarter tour worked out perfect for our schedule, 3:30 (most others were either much earlier or later). The meeting point was easy to find. Our...More

Thank TieKing
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Informative personalised tour

My husband and I along with two friends just completed a morning tour with Josh and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Josh provided us with an interesting and engaging narrative of the history of New Orleans. Josh was friendly and open to all our of questions....More

Thank Q7119GWjackieb
Reviewed 1 week ago
Hey, DarlaDean! 'Joo know them thangs over the first floor ain't balconies? They's GALLERIES.

Josh was so great! We told him we were interested in history and architecture, and boy, did he deliver. No one but our family of four showed up, so it was basically a private tour. Not only did we find out the history of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank linh443
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great tour!

This tour was very nice. I learned even more about the history of New Orleans and enjoyed walking through the French Quarter while learning about each building and the stories of how they came about and how long they have been there. I enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Yes, David does love his job, and it shows! I am glad you were able to tour with us on Christmas Day and I am happy that David was able to share some of the history of the unique and historical French Quarter. Thanks for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
French Quarter Storytelling

We were fortunate to have Libby to ourselves for our tour of the French Quarter. She is an excellent storyteller that ties the past with the present. It’s so much more than Mardi Gras! Take the tour and be entertained with the history of New...More

Thank Marcus `
Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I do love Mardi Gras, but you're right - there is so much more! Thanks for touring and then taking the time to review the tour. Reviews are so important in any business, but especially TripAdvisor reviews to tourism! I am glad you were pleased...More

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