Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses
Unlocking History

Group Visits & Private Tours

Private and Group Tours Offer a Historic Experience


Thank you for choosing Herman-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses for your Group Tour.  We offer a wide range of Group and Private Tour Opportunities, at both Hermann-Grima Historic House and Gallier Historic House, to meet your interests.  We are excited you are joining us! 


Led by our excellent team of Docents, Regular Group or Private Tours may be scheduled any day of the week Monday - Sunday between the hours of 9am and 3:30pm.  We are happy to schedule Group/Private Tours for groups of many sizes.  Groups of more than 15 people will be divided appropriately to ensure the safety and wellbeing of both the visitors and the Houses and will run simultaneously.  See below for more information on booking Specialty or after-hours Group and Private Tours.  

For more information or to book your Group or Private Tour today please call 504-274-0746 or email info@hgghh.org.


Specialty Tours

We offer general tours of the history and families who lived at both Hermann-Grima and Gallier Historic houses, as well as tours at Hermann-Grima Historic House highlighting urban slavery, the history of women in New Orleans, and 19th-century Cooking.  During the summer months we offer a special Summer Dress Tour at Gallier Historic House and throughout the month of October we offer a special Mourning Dress Tour at Hermann-Grima Historic House.  Both houses offer special tours throughout the Christmas Season with Hermann-Grima Historic House dressed for 19th-century New Year’s celebrations and Gallier Historic House dressed for traditional 19th-century Creole Christmas celebrations.  For more information on our specialty tours please contact our education department at education@hgghh.org or call 504-525-5661.

Evening after hours Tours

Visiting Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses after hours, or in the evenings, is a special experience.  View our two beautiful historic homes through the soft light of evening and step into another time.  Evening Tours offer a unique private opportunity to immerse into the history of Hermann-Grima or Gallier Historic Houses and are perfect for groups wanting a more exclusive experience.  An evening tour is a wonderful way to begin an evening out or a great way to end the day.  These tours last approximately one hour and can be added onto with a wine and cheese reception for guests.  Please contact us at 504-274-0746 or info@hgghh.org for pricing and more information.