"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?

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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

Creole Christmas Tree

Creole Christmas
Historic Home Tour

December 27-28
Saturday-Sunday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

1850 House Museum Store
(523 St. Ann Street)

(504) 523-3939:
Tour Days (504) 524-9118

Come celebrate the Christmas Season and visit five-different homes decorated in the style of the Christmas Season. The self-guided tour begins at the 1850 House Museum Store and allows guests into public and private homes within the French Quarter. Guests will also learn about what Christmas was like during the 19th century at the Beauregard-Keyes House as well as enjoy refreshments of the period. Tickets can be purchased below or at the 1850 House Museum Store.

About Tours

tourguide-small1Tour Times
10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday-Sunday
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.