New Orleans, French Quarter: Pirate History Walking Tour

4.9 / 5

17 reviews

New Orleans, French Quarter: Pirate History Walking Tour

From $25 per person

The Captain is going to tell you what life was like for a pirate in New Orleans in the early 1800’s. Stories of sword fights, smuggling and rum. Learn about the pirate’s involvement in the Battle of New Orleans, customs, traditions and much more!

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Walk in the footsteps of the famous Laffite brothers, Jean and Pierre
  • Learn about the Pirates involved with the Battle of New Orleans
  • Discover the real customs and traditions of pirates
  • See the historic French Quarter
Full description
This energetic tour is highly entertaining and fun. You will laugh and learn. It is historically accurate and hysterically entertaining. The pirates, along with the French Quarter as the backdrop, will make for a truly remarkable New Orleans experience. The Captain and his crew are going to tell you what life was really like for a pirate in New Orleans in the early 1800’s. Hear about the sword fights, the smuggling and the rum. Learn about the pirate’s involvement in the Battle of New Orleans, customs, traditions, more rum and find out where the treasure is buried. The information given on the tour has been heavily researched. Much of the tour will be focused on pirate history in New Orleans, the pirate brothers Jean and Pierre Laffite and the importance of pirate involvement in the Battle of New Orleans. Learn historical facts about New Orleans but the focus is on the early 1800’s in New Orleans.
Includes
  • 90 minute walking tour of the French Quarter, New Orleans
  • History of pirates in New Orleans during the early 1800's
  • Bathroom/drink break halfway through tour
  • Gratuities
  • Meals or drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Date

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Meeting point

Cuban Crafters Cigar Bar 533 Toulouse St. New Orleans, La. 70130 Meet at this location 15 minutes prior to tour start time. Look for a Pirate. Don’t be late! The pirates wait for no one.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Driver's license
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 17 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5
  • Service
    5/5
  • Organization
    4.3/5
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My pirate guide was AWESOME!!!! He made it fun and his knowledge of the pirate history was very interesting.

12 June 2021

The captain knew so much and made the history come alive! Definitely a must do when in New Orleans!

28 May 2021

Excellent! We learned so much!

22 March 2021

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