"Educational walking tours of the French Quarter with historical focus."

Friends of the Cabildo provides financial and volunteer support for the Louisiana State Museum.

Who are the FOC?


Friends of the Cabildo is a private non-profit volunteer group that provides financial and volunteer support for the Louisiana State Museum, its projects and its properties.

Since incorporating in 1956, the Friends of the Cabildo has grown into a large statewide membership organization, a dynamic and motivating force in broadening and supporting the aims of the Louisiana State Museum.

Events Calendar

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Thursday, April 23rd, 6 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Old U.S. Mint (400 Esplanade Avenue)

Cost: $20 FOC Members, $25 General Admission

Join the Friends of the Cabildo  as the Louisiana State Museum’s collection of seven different 16mm film reels from the first Jazz Fest will be shown at the Old U.S. Mint 3rd Floor Performance Space Thursday April 23rd Dr. Charles Chamberlain, will moderate the event as well as a band will be performing in sections that do not have sound.

Tour Info & Bookings

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Tour Times
10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
1850 House Museum Store
(523 St. Ann St. on Jackson Square)
(504) 524-9118
Reservations not Required
Tickets $20
$15 Students/Seniors/Active Military

Experience a memorable two-hour walking tour in one of the oldest communities in the United States: the historic Vieux Carré in New Orleans.