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Tour Treme'

718 N. Rampart Street, New Orleans, LA 70116
+1 504-666-8300
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Ranked #51 of 201 Activities in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: You can see Treme' from a car or a bus, but you can ONLY Experience It and Feel It, on a Walking Tour with us! Treme' is one of the oldest and most Historic neighborhoods in the United States. Originally settled by Creoles and Free Persons of Color, join us for an unforgettable experience. Hear tales of how our jazz greats were inspired. Visit St. Augustine Church and the Tomb of the Unknown Slave. Find out how residents of the Treme' were active in the Civil Rights movement a century ahead of the rest of the nation. Informative, Exciting, Moving! The Treme' is a living , breathing, joyful piece of History! Tours begin at 10am Daily. Reservations are Required. Your Guide is a Local Historian, a Master Storyteller and fully licensed by the City of New Orleans.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

If you only do one tour while you are in New Orleans then make sure it is this one. Robin, our guide, was incredible, just so full of facts and information which she gave us in such a warm manner that you could not help but listen to her every word. We booked this tour in the UK and the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Superb, informatic tour of an area, just outside the French Quarter, which is often ignored. Our tour guide Robin spoke passionately about the area, it's people, culture and history. When you are in the area, check out the Backstreet Cultural Museum as well!

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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Paul Nevski took us into the streets of Trémé, from the Vodoo Temple to the I10. He enlightened us on the history on this part of New Orleans, the way Katrina changed the life of the people who lived there. A very interesting visit to discover a little bit of this large city.

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

When I decided to come to New Orleans I knew I wanted to learn more about the history of the city, but I also wanted to avoid anything that glorified the antebellum South. This tour ended up being just the right choice for me. Robin, the tour guide, did a great job of helping me understand the social, political and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

My husband and I had the pleasure of meeting Robin and given a tour around the Tremé. We love the fact that she is a New Orleans and was very, very knowledgable of New Orleans history. She enlightened us on the events that happened dating back to the 1700s till today. Her added personal touch on how her family is/was... More

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Sydney, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I found Tessy our guide to be insightful and the tour pulled a lot of the threads together of our time in New Orleans. We have watched and truly appreciated the 'treme' the series but we did not expect the tour to focus on this and appropriately it did not. Treme the show is a vehicle for bringing to life... More

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

We were very excited to take this tour and Luke did not disappoint! He gave us tons of local history in a way that was interesting and engaging! Book this tour for early in your trip!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Luke led our tour and I found him to be very knowledgeable and real. I had no knowledge of the HBO show before this but I cannot wait to get home and check it out. Treme is a very interesting lil town with a very rich history...Luke did a good job especially for the price paid, thinking of checking out... More

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Austin, Texas
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14 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The tour covers a lot of history about not only Treme but all of New Orleans. Some of the things that New Orleans did different than the rest of the country from inception through the early 1900s are things I was unfamiliar with. Very few mentions of the HBO show. I would have liked to have seen more of the... More

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north west
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35 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I'm a huge Treme fan, my friend has never seen it and we both enjoyed the tour. Our guide, Hope,was really enthusiastic and answered any questions we had. It was a bit slow at the start and took a while to get into it but overall we enjoyed it. The highlight for me was seeing DJ Davis's house. You could... More

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