Groups: Youth groups, schools, church groups, Girl / Boy Scouts, Student Travel Groups, Field Trips
All grade levels welcome. Additional information about field trips for middle school and high school students can be found here.
Size: 50 students at a time If more students, we can split the kids into smaller groups and take turns with tours and student led scavenger hunts.
Compare and Contrast Education, Sanitation, Gender Roles
Technology- the beginning of the Industrial Revolution
Slavery and New Orleans
We can tailor the tours to your objectives: architecture, music, free people of color, primary sources, using maps etc.
Format: Though this is an educational tour, it is interactive, engaging and entertaining. History comes alive through anecdotes, props, and lively discussions. They will also practice map reading skills and analyzing primary sources.
Scavenger hunts, 19th century games and worksheets / reading materials also available on request.
1 chaperone per 10 kids is free
Tours last up to an hour and 30 minutes.
Group rates apply with groups of 15 kids or more.
Tours adapted to grade level expectations and standards.