Creole Christmas at the 1850 House
1850 House
Greater New Orleans
New Orleans
Event Date:
Repeats every day 2 times.
Tuesday, December 28, 2021, Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Step back in time and join the Friends of the Cabildo for a tour of the French Quarter’s most cherished properties adorned in traditional Creole Christmas finery befitting the time and style of each historic residence!

For the second straight year, the 43rd– annual Creole Christmas will be streamlined with daily 50 ticket/session limited 2-hour tours (10 a.m.-Noon & 1 p.m.-3 p.m.), Dec. 28-29 with house cleanings between the morning and afternoon session. Historic Houses include Beauregard-Keyes House, Gallier House, Hermann-Grima House,1850 House, and Spring Fiesta. The Historic New Orleans Collection will be showcasing their Aeolian Organ on Royal Street as well. All houses will have their courtyards open to enjoy on the tour as well. Tickets will be limited so don’t miss a chance to get out and enjoy the Christmas season in period-decorated historic homes. Mask will be required inside some homes and all the courtyards are open-air courtyards. Mask will be available free of charge for those without one on hand.

This year’s Creole Christmas takes place Dec. 28–29. Tour sessions run from 10:00 a.m.-noon & 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Tours are self-guided and limited to each 2-hour daily session and begin at the 1850 House at 523 St. Ann Street. Tickets are $30 for members, $40 for general admission. Purchase tickets at or by calling 504.523.3939. The remaining limited unsold day-of tickets are available at the 1850 House, 504.524.9118.

For more information, please contact Jason Strada at 504.523.3939 or [email protected].