Bayou St. John Walking Tours
1 p.m., Wednesdays
Stroll through 300 years of history while experiencing the beauty and ambiance of New Orleans’ oldest neighborhood. The walking tour encompasses a Pitot House tour and a one mile walk around the Bayou St. John neighborhood, known as the Faubourg Pontchartrain, plus a brief stop in St. Louis Cemetery No. 3 on Esplanade Avenue.
The Bayou St. John Walking Tour is led by Pitot House docent Jamie Barker, who researched and developed the narrative especially for Louisiana Landmarks Society’s Tricentennial offerings.
When: 1 p.m., Wednesdays only
Where: Starts at the Pitot House, 1440 Moss St.
How: Advance reservations required; book your tour by midnight, Tuesdays.
Purchase tickets online or call Landmarks Society at (504) 482-0312.
Cost: $30 per person
Tours limited to maximum of 10 people.
Proceeds benefit Louisiana Landmarks Society.