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Pirates of the Quarter Tours

New Orleans, LA, USA
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About Pirates of the Quarter Tours
This French Quarter walking tour takes you through Jackson Square and Pirates Alley where you’ll hear about how the Lafitte brothers came to New Orleans and crafted their smuggling empire. Then wander down historic Royal st. to discover how they evolved from smugglers to saviors during the Battle of New Orleans.
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New Orleans is one of the few places in the United States where pirates once reigned. Learn all about this exciting chapter of New Orleans history on a pirate-themed history tour of the French Quarter. As you walk through Jackson Square and other historical areas, your guide shares stories of sword fights, smuggling, and the Battle of New Orleans that keep you hooked.
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Oh my goodness... this tour guide had me cracking up for the whole tour. He was so engaging! I loved this tour. Everything he spoke of he said he researched and studied and I loved that it was accurate. We weren’t given facts that were just for publicity and “themed”. I
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We had the chance to enjoy this tour as an exclusive group (my son and I alone!) It was EXCELLENT. super engaging, fun and knowledgeable guide. He made the tour entertaining and insightful. Totally recommendable for you and your kids if you want to have a nice walk while
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We went on 3 different style tours and this one was heads and shoulders above the other two. Guide was engaging and knowledgeable and had done a tonne of research. It’s a smaller company so they care a lot about your experience and it shows. I’d legit go again if I visited the
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If you want to know the REAL history of Pirates in and around New Orleans...this is the tour you need to take. The Captain was amazing and we learned so much and heard "accurate" facts about the history, cultural, and the life of a pirate. We had a blast!!!
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My husband and I had such a fun time on this tour. We both love Pirate lore and the wealth of information provided during this tour by our very own pirate did not disappoint. Definitely wear comfortable walking shoes and show up with a drink already in hand to heighten your
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