Every Wednesday at 1 PM

Stroll through 300 years of history while experiencing the beauty and ambiance of New Orleans’ oldest neighborhood. The walking tour encompasses a Pitot House tour and a one mile walk around the Bayou St. John neighborhood, known as the Faubourg Pontchartrain, plus a brief stop in St. Louis Cemetery No. 3 on Esplanade Avenue.

The Bayou St. John Walking Tour is led by Pitot House docent Jamie Barker, who researched and developed the narrative especially for Louisiana Landmarks Society’s Tricentennial offerings.

When:  1 p.m., Wednesdays only

Where: Starts at the Pitot House, 1440 Moss St.

How:    Advance reservations required; book your tour by midnight, Tuesdays.

            Purchase tickets online or call Landmarks Society at (504) 482-0312.

Cost:    $30 per person

            Tours limited to maximum of 10 people.

            Proceeds benefit Louisiana Landmarks Society.