Officially off-limits to all other tours in New Orleans, only Civil War Tours of New Orleans gives you access to the most beautiful cemetery in the city.
Start time: 12 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Duration: 2 hours
The story of the French Quarter in New Orleans during the Civil War
Enjoy a guided walking tour around the French Quarter and hear the story of New Orleans during the Civil War. From secession to occupation, this guided tour showcases locations, sites, and structures that witnessed the Civil War in New Orleans.
This tour is ideal for families, history buffs, and anyone who wants to learn about the history of New Orleans. Your guide makes history come alive with fascinating stories, a wealth of information, and contagious energy. Learn about the history of New Orleans’ founding, the Antebellum period, and how these events related to the Civil War. You don’t want to miss this fun and fascinating tour.
The duration of this walking tour is roughly two hours, and guests need to be physically able to walk for the entire tour.
French Quarter tours meet in front of James Cohen & Sons, 437 Royal Street. Tours are by reservation only and are offered seven days a week, when available.