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Photo courtesy of The Historic New Orleans Collection
Photo courtesy of Beth D'Addono
Historic New Orleans Collection
A must for lovers of the city and history buffs, the Historic New Orleans Collection connects the dots in more than three centuries of New Orleans lore. Don't miss a stop at The Shop at the... Read More
A must for lovers of the city and history buffs, the Historic New Orleans Collection connects the dots in more than three centuries of New Orleans lore. Don't miss a stop at The Shop at the Collection, the perfect spot to get unique, local gift items, exclusive reproductions of maps, prints, gorgeous books published by THNOC, and one-of-a-kind pieces by local artists. A great spot if you're looking for authentic Louisiana and New Orleans gifts. After shopping, check out the collection - a museum, research center and publisher, the newly expanded collection was founded in 1966 to preserve the history and culture of New Orleans and the Gulf South. Located in a historic complex of French Quarter buildings, the Historic New Orleans Collection also includes an impressive staffed research center for doing some checking up on famous residents like voodoo queen Marie Laveau, should you get the urge.
- Tue-Sat: 9:30am-4:30pm
- Sun: 10:30am-4:30pm
- Christmas Shopping: "This free collection includes a tour of the historic Williams home, full of gorgeous Louisiana antiques and Chinese porcelains."
- Best for Christmas Shopping Because: This is the perfect place to find great gifts for anybody in love with history or New Orleans.