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New Orleans Historical Literary Tour: Books and Bohemians

New Orleans, United States

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icon2 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds


Many great writers claimed New Orleans as a home before going on to win important prizes in literature, including the Pulitzer Prize. Learn the history behind New Orleans’ literary and bohemian past on this guided tour through the French Quarter—see the city through the eyes of greats such as William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, and Ernest Hemingway. From their homes and hotels to their favorite haunts, imagine life as a New Orleans bohemian.
  • New Orleans literary and bohemian tour in the French Quarter
  • Learn how NOLA influenced some of the 20th century’s greatest writers
  • Explore the city through the eyes of great writers like Hemingway and Faulkner
  • Chance to stop for a drink along the way (not included)
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Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide
217 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

Departure Time

4:00 PM

Departure Time

4:00 PM

Return Details

French Quarter, New Orleans, LA, USA
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Tours Rain or Shine. Can’t be held responsible for missed tours, no shows, and late arrivals - its New Orleans, it happens. Tours start as scheduled. Please plan on arriving 15 minutes prior to the start of your tour.
  • Bring water, throw on a hat, wear comfortable shoes, and protect yourself from the rain.
  • We are volunteer tour guides for the Friends Of The Cabildo & The Louisiana State Museum. We are members of the Tour Guide Association of Greater New Orleans, New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau & Save Our Cemeteries. We are registered tour operators for St. Louis Cemetery #1.
  • No pets
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • OPERATED BY The Savvy Native

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.


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, Jun 2019
We had a great time. David Feldman was so knowledgeably and truly loves NOLA. I would highly recommend this tour.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2019
David tells me he really enjoyed leading you on our Books and Bohemians Tour. The Savvy Native greatly appreciates the opportunity you gave us to add to your New Orleans experience. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. We look forward to seeing you the next time you’re in town.

Product code: 101604P17

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