Named after the saints and sinners of New Orleans's European past, the streets of the French Quarter tell the stories of the Creole people who walked them long ago. Follow in the footsteps of Jean Lafitte, William Faulkner, and Tennessee Williams en route from Washington Artillery Park and the Moonwalk located along the mighty Mississippi to Jackson Square in the heart of "The Quarter."|
Visit the Ursuline Conventthe oldest building in the Mississippi Valley, and the amazing herb garden that provides the Bella Luna restaurant with fresh herbs. The New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, constructed in 1823 for the first licensed pharmacists, houses remedies of the times including live leeches, leech jars, "blood letting" devices, "gris-gris" potions used by Voodoo practitioners, and rare patent medicines. The newly renovated courtyard contains an herb garden that showcases the traditional uses of the plants for medical purposes.
- Narrated tour of the French Quarter
- Admission to the Ursuline Convent
- Admission to the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum
Approximately 2 hours
Tour does not operate on Mardi Gras, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day
Departure time and location:
10 AM; from the Gray Line Lighthouse Ticket Office on Toulouse Street
Return time and location:
Noon; to the Gray Line Lighthouse Ticket Office on Toulouse Street
Important booking tip:
- Children 5 and younger can participate at no additional cost.
|After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:|
1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation e-mail or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it is critical to do this before you depart.
3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem 1 voucher per person.
How to Redeem Your Voucher:
Confirm your reservation. Please call Gray Line New Orleans as far in advance of your arrival as possible to schedule the tour date; you must call by at least 4 PM the day prior to your desired tour date. You can find contact details on your printed voucher. Gray Line New Orleans will issue you a confirmation number at this time. Tours do sell out, so it is very important to call as soon as possible. Please present your voucher(s) and confirmation number at the Gray Line Lighthouse Ticket Office on the day of your reservation; you will be given passes to your tour at this time.
What to Wear:
- Comfortable walking shoes
|Terms and conditions|
|Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to 48 hours before the date of the Activity.|