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Address: 718 N. Rampart Street, New Orleans, LA 70116
Phone Number: +1 504-666-8300
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Description: You can see Treme' from a car or a bus, but you can ONLY Experience It and...
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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This was a great tour given by Blais(z?)e. She told us how to spell it and now I am forgetting! Loved her presentation and honesty throughout the tour. I love history and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
Barbara C
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Cleveland, Ohio
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Cleveland, Ohio
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

This was a great tour given by Blais(z?)e. She told us how to spell it and now I am forgetting! Loved her presentation and honesty throughout the tour. I love history and truly love New Orleans. I only wish more would take tours like this instead of coming to the city and only stepping foot on Bourbon and drinking hurricanes.... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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52 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

My family and I visited this place while on holiday in NOLA. This place is historically preserved. We met some of the locals and they gave us a thorough introduction and history of this beautiful place. The homes are gorgeous and the neighborhood people were kind. I want to go back there and perhaps stay in a bed and breakfast... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Robin was a fantastic and knowledgable guide. She provided an in-depth tour of Treme that will forever be memorable. Moreover she is friendly and pleasant and can answer all questions. The neighborhood of Treme is rich with history, architecture, music and jazz. I learned so much in this very pleasant manner--will recommend again and again.

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jteks5
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Robin was amazing! She did a great job of giving us a comprehensive overview of history, pre Katrina, post Katrina in the Treme neighborhood! Highly recommend this tour!

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New York City, New York
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106 reviews 106 reviews
59 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Blaise provided a great tour of the neighborhood. Unlike the night tours, you'll have a smaller group (ours was 9) as you walk around Treme' It's a mix of Jazz, racial, and city history, covers a lot of ground and is well presented. There's a cafe stop in the middle and you end at the Backstreet Cultural Museum (also excellent).... More 

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South Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We really enjoyed this tour with Robin, she knows her stuff. This was a very enlighting tour. I learned so much history.

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New York City, New York
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70 reviews 70 reviews
16 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

My teenage son and I went on the Treme Tour this past Friday. It was fun, informative and just everything you want in a walking tour. Tessi clearly loves this city and did a great job transmitting her passion and knowledge. She shared insights into New Orleans past and present, warts and all. Music, architecture, culture, history, politics, schools—it's amazing... More 

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I've been on many walking tours but this one by far exceeds expectations. You meet that the voodoo lounge bar to get started. The bartender is really funny and very witty. GREAT mimosa's to be had here. I'd use the restrooms at your hotel before arriving though. The walking tour is very easy and she is VERY informative. She gives... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Completed Treme Tour with Robin today - what a fabulous experience. Robin bills herself as a Master Storyteller and that is an understatement. I learned things about Black History in New Orleans that I had no idea about and I'm an avid history buff. She intersperses her history lessons with personal experiences which makes the learning even more interesting. Can't... More 

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El Paso, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We went on Tour Treme on January 18, 2015. My husband, cousins and I decided to do this tour not really knowing what to expect. I have to say we were surprised! Robin was our tour guide and she was amazing!!! She has a lot of knowledge about the history, we learned alot! Thank you for the experience we have... More 

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