Music of New Orleans, Listen and Learn Tour by French Quarter Phantoms

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Everything from Armstrong to Zydeco! Come listen and walk (or maybe dance if guests are so inclined), through one of the oldest and most musical neighborhoods of New Orleans - Treme'! Learn from our licensed master storytellers why they say, “All music (at least American music), is born in New Orleans!" As guests walk from location to location LISTEN as the tour guide plays some of the best and most historically important music of our great city. Once guests get to a location LEARN about the music listened to as the guide places it and its performers into the greater musical and historical context of our fair city. On this tour guests will hear historically important pieces of music - drumming in Congo Square, traditional and modern Jazz, Spirituals and Rock n Roll.

Activity Highlights

  • Learn about the inspirations of musicians and composers
  • Hear the secret meanings behind some of the song lyrics
  • Enjoy Treme', the most musical neighborhood in New Orleans
  • Hear recordings of some of the greatest performances in music history

What's Included

  • Walking tour by award-winning tour guides

What to bring

  • Camera
  • Comfortable walking shoes and weather appropriate attire
  • Umbrella or poncho in case of rain


  • No videotaping without prior permission.
  • This activity is not handicap accessible.

Additional information

  • This tour departs year round, rain or shine.
  • This tour is appropriate for all ages.
  • Registered service animals are allowed.
  • Guest are limited to bringing one small dog (under 35 lbs.), on the tour.
  • Two-for-one Hurricane drink special in a souvenir cup available for purchase for adults 21 and older.

Cancellation policy

Customers may cancel at least 4 hours prior to their arrival date and time to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 4 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. No-shows will not be refunded. Customers may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 4 hour cancellation period.

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