"Educational walking tours of the French Quarter with historical focus."

Friends of the Cabildo provides financial and volunteer support for the Louisiana State Museum.

Who are the FOC?


Friends of the Cabildo is a private non-profit volunteer group that provides financial and volunteer support for the Louisiana State Museum, its projects and its properties.

Since incorporating in 1956, the Friends of the Cabildo has grown into a large statewide membership organization, a dynamic and motivating force in broadening and supporting the aims of the Louisiana State Museum.

Events Calendar


FOC Concert Series

Glen David Andrews – November 21 ($20 FOC-LMF/$30 G.A.)

Dr. Michael White – January 16, 2015 ($15 FOC-LMF/$25 G.A.)

Panorama Jazz Band – March 6, 2015 ($15 FOC-LMF/$25 G.A.)

Old U.S. Mint – All Concerts at 7:00 p.m.

In our third season of hosting concerts at the incredibly intimate Old U.S. Mint, Friends of the Cabildo is proud to announce their 2014-2015 Concert Series. Kicking off the season on Friday, November 21st will be local trombonist Glen David Andrews. Andrews, the Treme Prince, will be playing for the first time in two years at the Mint and coming off the heals of his latest studio release, Redemption.

About Tours

tourguide-small1Tour Times
10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
1850 House Museum Store
(523 St. Ann St. on Jackson Square)
(504) 524-9118
Reservations not Required
Tickets $20
$15 Students/Seniors/Active Military

Experience a memorable two-hour walking tour in one of the oldest communities in the United States: the historic Vieux Carré in New Orleans.