What We Do

  • Provide significant annual monetary support to the Louisiana State Museum for its education and exhibition programs
  • Maintain an active volunteer program that supplements the museum’s professional staff
  • Operate the 1850 House Museum Store on historic Jackson Square
  • Publish a series of distinguished award-winning architectural books on the historical districts of New Orleans
  • Give daily walking tours of the French Quarter
  • Offer a comprehensive training program for walking tour guides and museum docents
  • Organize annual events such as the Spring Home Tour, Ghostly Gallivant and Creole Christmas, which raise funds for the Louisiana State Museum
  • Offer various educational and members-only programming and events