New Orleans Custom Tours
Where History is On Parade
New Orleans Custom Tours and Events is a privately owned tour company in New Orleans, LA that offers signature and custom tours as well as special events. We strive to make each of our tours and events an enjoyable and memorable experience for our customers. You can choose from one of our signature tours or request a custom tour experience.
Free People Of Color Walking Tour
Take a journey back in time and experience the world of the Free People of Color before the Civil War. Stroll through the French Quarter during this two-hour walking tour.
A professional tour guide will steer you past famous sites while you meander where buses and carriages are not allowed. Catch a glimpse of architectural gems and peer into lush courtyards as you walk down streets that are more than 280 years old.
Living Cultural Traditions Tour and Treme
Walk the streets of Treme, America’s oldest black neighborhood. Learn about the history of this famous community where people of color lived, worked and worshipped.
Visit Congo Square where slaves gathered to dance, sing and beat drums. See Augustine’s Church, the oldest African American Catholic Parish in the United States and the Tomb of the Unknown Slave. Finish your tour with a visit to Backstreet Cultural Museum, which is home to several collections of costumes and memorabilia that reflect many of the living cultural traditions of New Orleans.
*Approximately 2 hours
Creole Cooking Demonstration
Join a local chef for a cooking demonstration and dine on local Creole cuisine. Sit back and relax while you take a culinary tour of New Orleans. Learn some of the fundamentals of Creole Cooking and take home a famous local recipe.
*Two week advanced booking required
Dine With the Locals
Do you want to eat like the locals? Join a professional tour guide for lunch at a local eatery. Dine in a small neighborhood café or a world famous restaurant. Learn about the history of New Orleans and the impact of Creole cooking on the culture of New Orleans.
Check Out Our Custom Tours and Events!
Are you looking for a unique and authentic experience? Let our tour guides design a custom tour or event for your group! Your private tour can be customized to suit your interests, which may include plantations, cemeteries, churches, and historic homes.
Whether its dinner and dancing on a riverboat, a tour of the majestic plantations on a world famous river road, or a boat trip through the swamps, we will make your tour a memorable and enjoyable experience. Call us today!
Professional tour guides conduct tours.
Transportation is available upon request.