Guided tour

New Orleans: Women of the French Quarter Guided Walking Tour

New Orleans: Women of the French Quarter Guided Walking Tour

From US$ 10 per person

Join a walking tour to meet the women of New Orleans. Learn all about the women from all walks of life who have lived in the French Quarter.

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Duration 1 hour
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Wheelchair accessible


  • Enter one of the most eccentric neighborhoods in the United States
  • Stroll down Bourbon Street with your local tour guide
  • Explore the history and mystery of the women of the city of New Orleans
  • Learn about the working women of Storyville in the red-light district
  • Hear tales of Voodoo Queen, Marie Laveau
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Discover the great women of New Orleans’ past with your local guide on a unique walking tour of the French Quarter. Meet your guide on St Louis St. Set off to learn about the adventurous women who have called this area home. Enjoy a leisurely walk through the most beautiful parts of the French Quarter as you hear about women from all walks of life. Hear about the Quadroon Balls, where hopeful women would be selected by rich Creole men and taken away from poverty. Find out about famous figures like Henriette Delille, who created the Sisters of the Holy Family, known as the first African American Nuns.

Afterward, conclude your tour near to the neighborhood's best restaurants and shopping.

  • Licensed, local tour guide
  • Gratuities
  • Food or drinks
  • Transportation

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Meeting point

Please meet your guide 15 minutes prior to the tour starting time in the courtyard or near the Hermann-Grima House sign on the sidewalk if the doors are closed.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
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Product ID: 400686