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“Neat little place off the between path” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Old New Orleans Rum Distillery

Old New Orleans Rum Distillery
2815 Frenchmen Street, New Orleans, LA
504-945-9400
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Ranked #41 of 174 activities in New Orleans
Type: Factory Tours, Distilleries
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Celebration Distillery, located in the Gentilly area of New Orleans, is the Oldest Premium Rum Distillery in US and the only in Louisiana. Tours Times:Monday-Friday at 12pm, 2pm & 4pmSaturdays at 2pm & 4pm. The cost is $10/person. Call to book complimentary transportation from the French Quarter Monday-Friday.
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“Neat little place off the between path”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012 via mobile

If you get a tourist map, save you some money with the coupon. Either way it is worth the money to take in the experience of a neat little distillery. Bob was very informative, and the tea and spiced rum beverage was very tasty.

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Owen Sound, Canada
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“New Orleans Rum Tour A Hidden Gem”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

We had the priviledge of touring the New Orleans rum distillery last month. What a pleasant surprise. Bob picked us up at our hotel, and was bus driver, tour guide and bar tender all rolled into one. The tour is well worth the money ($15) and once there, you receive a sufficient amount of rum samples to make the afternoon very enjoyable! Bob is a real sweetheart and makes the tour very interesting and informative! We would recommend this tour for sure!!

Visited October 2012
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St. Louis, MO
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“$10 great time”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Its far from the quarter, so u have to catch a cab, but its worth it. The tour is informative, but the RUM, is really good! Will walk away feeling good.

Visited October 2012
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Holland, Michigan
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“A Fun Quick Stop.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

It's a little off the beaten path, but a fun little diversion, and a great growing little distillery. Bob, one of the 9 full time employees, gave us a great tour of the working facility, with a well rounded tasting at the end of the tour. We ended up buying a couple of bottles of their 10 y/o rum, to be opened for VERY special occasions, down the road, YUM!!

Visited November 2012
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Allendale, Michigan
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“Great off the beaten path tour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Our guide, Bob, was very informative about the process of distilling rum. and the history of their distillery. The walk through the building and equipment amazes one that 9 full time employees can produce so much rum in such a small place. The staff were friendly, there is very nice art, and you get to taste all of their product before you leave. Highly recommend for the rum enthusiast.

Visited November 2012
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