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437 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
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- Transportation to and from Metairie Cemetery is included in the cost of the tour.
- This tour is from within a private cemetery. If guests desire water, beverages, or snacks while on this tour, they will need to bring / provide them on their own.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- This tour is a combination of driving and walking, so guests are encourage to dress appropriately.
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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My husband and I took the Metairie Cemetery tour with Nick and we were absolutely blown away! We both are very into history and have visited New Orleans quite a few times so we booked this tour because it was something we hadn't done yet. We were both blown away by the amount…
Date of experience: December 2019
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Our guide's passion was only out weighed by his knowledge of the Civl War and the burials at the Metairie Cemetery, the most beautiful cemetery in New Orleans. In addition to the Civil War monuments he pointed out the most famous markers so we saw it all. As a bonus we…
Date of experience: May 2019
As a bit of a history nerd, Nic was able to add some nuanced information and the lives and characters that shaped Louisiana’s role in the Civil War. He’s got a great depth of knowledge on the Civil War and is able to convey it in a way that everyone will take a little away from…
One of the best tours ever. Nick was great. Highly recommend. He picked us up in a really comfy big SUV right on time. The tour is a combo of walking and riding, which was great since it was so hot. He is very energetic and knowledgeable and clearly excited about the…
Nic was right on time and drove us in a very nice van to the cemetery. He was packed not only with the history, but amazing detailed stories that brought the history alive. You can tell he loves what he talks about and left us captivated to know more. He even went over time a…
Date of experience: March 2018
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By: Civil War Tours of New Orleans
No to be Missed!
This was by far the most interesting and engaging tour I had in New Orleans. Nick was incredibly knowledgeable and …
A very interesting tour with an exceptional amount of detail!
I will confess that I do not have a particular passion for learning about the Civil War. However, my husband does,…
Fun tour for an unconventional side of New Orleans
Nic is an awesome storyteller and has obviously done his research on the topic. My favorite part was he wasn't just…
Informative and Interesting Tour!!
We were lucky that Nic gave the three of us a private tour. As something of a Civil War buff myself, I really enjo…
Best tour in New Orleans!
If you enjoy history, this is your tour! Rick is very knowledgeble, and passionate about Civil War History. His m…
Super detailed tour
One of my best tours in any city. Very detailed, kept our attention and knew his material. Highly recommend takin…
Great Historical Civil War Tour!
I thoroughly enjoyed this tour! Set in the “French Quarter” our tour guide Nic covered a lot of information with a…
Fascinating information on the Civil War
Nic has a wealth of fascinating information on the Civil War in New Orleans! We learned that 40% of the population…
Best tour I’ve ever experienced
This was an incredible experience. Nick brought the period to life, clearly explained the different aspects of the …
Well prepared and passionate about the tour and history. Definitely worthwhile.
Our tour topic was the Battle of Baton Rouge, had a family link. Nic combined with a visit to Metairie Cemetery, Ca…
Excellent, Educational, Entertaining
Nic’s a very skilled tour guide. Not only is his knowledge extensive, his presentation of historical events is outs…
BEST tour ever!
This is by far the very best history tour in the area! Trust me I'm a native not a tourist and love, love LOVED IT…
Civil War history enthusiasts
As Civil War re-enactors, we are always interested in hearing the history which led the two sides to the breaking p…
Wish we would have had more time! Or your guide was extremely informative and excited to share. Would definitely re…
such a great time
Nic is a fantastic tour guy. really knows his stuff and kept my ADD husbands attention. would absolutely recommend …
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