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Scandalous Cocktail Hour Tour

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  • 2.5-hour walking tour of New Orleans
  • Learn about famous scandals and wild characters
  • Enjoy a fun way of seeing the sites
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Scandalous Cocktail Hour Tour
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Scandalous Cocktail Hour Tour
US$25.00
Overview
Kick off your evening with a dose of New Orleans vice on a 2.5-hour walking tour of the city’s most fascinating places, from old time brothels to historic bars. Hear stories about the Big Easy’s most infamous and scandalous characters as you visit locations that saw generations of pirates, mobsters, madams and murderers. Learn the history of famous local cocktails like the Sazerac, and enjoy time to order drinks along the way while raising your glass to New Orleans' rowdy history.
What to Expect
Join us for an exploration of the city’s storied watering holes such as Pat O’Brien’s, the Carousel Bar, Jean Lafitte Blacksmith Shop and others to discover where, why, and how legendary libations from the Sazerac to the Pims Cup were first concocted.

Here you will uncover the city’s astonishing scandalous past and present. Learn about the oldest professions from Storyville to the Tango Belt, from Norma Wallace’s last brothel to Blaze Starr’s Bourbon Street Burlesque. Next you will take a look into organized crime from Jean Lafitte’s piracy to the first home of the American Mafia. Learn about the New Orleans conspiracy connection to the John F. Kennedy Assassination and much more.
Reviews (19)
1 - 5 of 9 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great Tour & Tour Guide

This was a great tour! Randy was great! He was very interesting and funny. Most of all, he really let us decide how the tour was going to go. It was up to us to decide how long we stayed or where we going next....More

Thank jacksontm9
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile
Great tour!

This was such a fun informative tour, perfect for our first night in town! Leonce was awesome, full of information, stories and jokes! I would highly recommend!

Thank tameria1963
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile
Great tour with Randy!

We were the only ones who signed up for the Sunday eve tour, Randy gave us an excellent “private” tour and we had a great time . I’m glad we decided to take the tour soon after arriving because it helped us gain quicker familiarity...More

Thank mlouk
Reviewed 27 July 2018
Pearl-Clutchingly Scandalous (And Deliciously So!)

Randy Bibb, Raconteur Extraordinaire, spent over two hours regaling us with sordid stories of the French Quarter and Storyville. Spanning from New Orleans early years to present day, Randy spun tales of debauchery, deception, murders and insanity. Three stops along the way had us sampling...More

2  Thank Julianna81
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile
Leonce is Awesome!

We had no idea what to expect and along with another couple we had an amazing behind the scenes look at several key places like Antoine’s, the Hotel Monteleone, and Jean LaFit’s......really good time!

3  Thank tfisher20
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Travel274605
27 August 2018|
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Response from Julianna81 | Reviewed this property |
Not much. The tour stays in the French Quarter and there were three establishments visited where we sat and had a cocktail. We also sat on the steps behind the church. Not strenuous at all and Randy is accommodating.
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Samantha K
18 May 2018|
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Response from Angela C | Reviewed this property |
The tour leaves right at 5pm. It is definitely a full 2 1/2 - 3 hour tour.
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