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New Orleans Treme' Walking Tour
"Treme' (pronounced Tre-May) sits adjacent to the French Quarter and is the oldest African-American neighborhood in the United States. Treme' is a vibrant area steeped in music and culture. Come explore this iconic gem and revel in New Orleans Jazz histor the birthplace of such Jazz greats as Alphonse Picou and Trombone shorty.Treme' was originally settled by Free People of Color; often referred to as Creoles whose unique experience helped shape the civil rights movement. It is the hallmark of African-American history not to be missed. Today Treme' is home to artists musicians and craftsmen and is a living breathing
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Three Hour City Tour of New Orleans
"Your tour begins when you pass through the French Quarter and travel past the mansions along Esplanade Avenue on your way to a stop in City Park where you can visit the Morning Call Cafe' for coffee and beignets or view the Besthoff Sculpture Garden. In addition you will see the Ninth Ward a neighborhood devastated by Hurricane Katrina. View the Garden District with it's vast mansions that line pristine boulevards the Warehouse District Faubourg Treme- one of the oldest African American neighborhoods in the country dating back to the 1700's pass through the area formerly known as the American Sector
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French Quarter History and Legends Tour
"Join us for a two hour morning history stroll through the French Quarter. We will walk the narrow streets of the oldest parts of the city visiting the longest surviving buildings and sharing the most interesting and most famous stories of our h the riverfront that was the lifeblood of the City and visit nationally recognized landmarks like Madame John’s Legacy Napoleon House Lafite’s Blacksmith Shop and more.  See the oldest buildings from the original French settlement built well before the American Revolution. Here a thriving colony existed creating a unique mix of French and Spanish architecture food from ingredients around the world
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Uptown New Orleans

If you plan on going for a ride on the St. Charles Avenue streetcar, you might as well make it all the way to the Audubon Park/University District. Like the Garden District, this part of the city was...
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Jul 24, 2011

St. Charles Streetcar

This streetcar is a long-standing icon of the main New Orleans area. The drab, green cars run on electricity from Canal street through downtown and the Garden District all the way past the...
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Apr 24, 2009

Saint Charles Avenue

Quite easily my favorite area and street in New Orleans, St Charles Avenue is lined with southern mansions in various styles of architecture including Greek Revival, Colonial, and Victorian styles...
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Apr 29, 2008

St Charles streetcar

You can get to a lot of the places outside of the Quarter and in the city by public taransportation. The St Charles street car is really a fun ride and a great way to spend some time. It's been down...
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Jun 18, 2007

Take the St. Charles Street Car

New Orleans historic St. Charles Streetcar travels from Canal Street, through the Garden district, past Loyola and Tulane Universities and Audubon Park (& zoo, great alligators here!) where it...
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Feb 28, 2005

Tram Car Ride Through Garden District

The Tram Car Ride through garden district is a must! You will be enchanted at you move through this ditrict through a canopy of green and gorgeous trees which complement the awe inspiring houses that...
Jun 05, 2004

St. Charles Street Car

This is the cheapest ($1.25) and some of the most interesting and scenic family fun in the city. Take the Street Car from where it starts on Canal St. all the way to the end and back. You will see the...
May 04, 2004

Take a ride on the St. Charles Streetcar line....

I had bought an all day pass so I could take a nice long ride on the St. Charles streetcar. Rode through the Garden District, passed Loyola University, Audubon Park and ended up in an area called the...
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Mar 21, 2004

St Charles St Trolley

Take a ride on the trolley. It's a 1.25 each way and you MUST HAVE exact change. About halfway through the trip, you will pass the Real World New Orleans House, The Belfort. The route also passes...
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Oct 02, 2003

St. Charles Avenue Streetcar

The oldest operating street railway system in the United States takes you along the the magnificent sights of what is surely one of the most beautiful avenues in the world. The streetcar line goes...
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Mar 06, 2003

Takethe St. Charles trolley...

Takethe St. Charles trolley line the entire distance from downtown to its termination point, getting off intermittently to explore pretty areas passed in the Garden District. You'll pass many...
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Sep 07, 2002

Riding the Streetcar to the...

Riding the Streetcar to the Garden DistrictThe ride in the streetcar is a must when visiting New Orleans, and walking around the Garden District is a nice change from the French Quarter. Basically,...
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Aug 26, 2002
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Our Lady of Guadalupe

This small chapel was built in 1826, which makes it the oldest chuch still standing in the city. It was built close to St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, just outside of the French Quarter, at the peak of the...
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Wax Museum

Visited the Musee Conti Wax Museum which contains wax sculptures that chronicle the history of New Orleans. The attached picture is of Madame LaLaurie torturing her slaves in the attic of the...
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French Quarter Walking Tour

The Le Monde Creole tour in the French Quarter is excellent. They take you into several private courtyards in the quarter. This tour costs a little more but is worth it to get into the courtyards. The...
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the superdome sports arena is home to the new orleans saints NFL football team and the annual sugarbowl college football bowl game. the superdome also hosts rock concerts and other events through out...
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1850 House - Louisiana State Museum

While you're walking around Jackson Square you'll see the 1850 House which is apart of the Louisiana State Museums. "The Upper and Lower Pontalba Buildings, which line the St. Ann and St. Peter...
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Pharmacy Museum

Before 1804, the field of pharmacy was unregulated. The only requirement was a six-month apprenticeship, after which time the person could make and sell medicines unhampered by any laws or agencies....
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