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Historic New Orleans Collection

  • 533 Royal St. Map It
  • French Quarter

Updated 04/09/2014

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This private archive and exhibit complex, with thousands of historic photos, documents, and books, is one of the finest research centers in the South. It occupies the 19th-century town house of General Kemper Williams and the 1792 Merieult House. Changing exhibits focus on aspects of local history. Architecture, history, and house tours are offered several times daily, and a museum shop sells books, prints, and gifts. The Williams Research Center addition, at 410 Chartres

Street, hosts additional free exhibits.

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Sight Information

Address:

533 Royal St., New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130, United States

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Phone:

504-523–4662

Website: www.hnoc.org

Sight Details:

  • Free, tours $5
  • Tues.–Sat. 9:30–4:30 (museum and research library), Sun. 10:30–4:30 (museum only). Tours daily at 10, 11, 2, and 3 (no 10 am tour Sun.)

Updated 04/09/2014

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