Nola Urban Culture City Tour

At 2nd Line Tours, we offer a tour where guests can come experience and learn the true history of New Orleans rich African culture and heritage that has been preserved.

Nola Urban Culture City Tour

Welcome to 2nd Line Tours, where history comes to life through captivating and educational tours told from an urban perspective. Join us as we unveil the untold history of this vibrant city, delving into the rich heritage and contributions of African Americans to New Orleans’ culture, cuisine, music, and civil rights.
Our engaging tour guides will lead your group through the heart of the Big Easy, sharing tales that are both entertaining and enlightening. Explore iconic locations such as Congo Square, the Birthplace of Jazz, Antebellum Slave Quarters, Treme: The Oldest African American Neighborhood, the Lower Ninth Ward: Hurricane Katrina Aftermath, and much more.

Why This Tour:
Our tour provides a captivating journey through the heart of New Orleans, showcasing the profound impact of African American culture and history on the city’s identity. By exploring significant landmarks and learning about the experiences of enslaved individuals, guests gain a deeper understanding of the complexities of New Orleans’ past and present. Moreover, our tour highlights the unbroken African cultural traditions that persist in the city, offering insight into the resilience and creativity of New Orleans’ diverse communities.

Come experience and learn the true history of New Orleans rich African culture and heritage that has been preserved.

Iconic Locations
Birthplace of Jazz Antebellum Guest House
Musicians Village The Oldest African-American Neighborhood
Lower Ninth Ward Congo Square
Desegregation of Schools Hurricane Katrina Aftermath
Visit iconic historical sites, markets, museums and meet real people in the community.
Historic Places

With the 2nd Line Tours’ Urban Culture Tour, you will experience historic locations that contains such events including, Creole History, Plessy vs. Ferguson, Solomon Northrup, Hurricane Aftermath areas, and has unique stops such as places of Voodoo History, Historic Cemeteries, Second Lines, Mardi Gras Indians, and many more.

Tour Times
The 2nd Line Tours’ Urban Culture Tour is a 2 1/2 – 3 hour tour.

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Tour Details

2nd Line Tours’ Culture Tour offers a experience where you can visit iconic historical sites, markers, and meet real people that are a part of the New Orleans heritage and culture.

This tour is perfect for guests of all ages. All tours depart from and return to the 2nd Line Tours Storefront located at 414 Canal Street New Orleans Louisiana.

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to tour start time to check in.

Tour Prices

Adults: $55.00 USD; Children: $35.00 USD

Tour Dates and Times

We offer 11:00am and a 2:00pm tours. Mon,Wed-Sun

Mornings: pickups are between the hours of 10:30am-10:50am

Afternoons: pickups are

between the hours of 1:30pm- 1:50pm