Learn about how hurricanes occur and their Louisiana history up to Katrina, America’s worst natural / manmade disaster.
See areas devastated by the breached levees, some of which are rebounding beautifully. Hear the horrifying and heroic tales of Katrina survivors, concluding with New Orleans' positive, strong-spirited recovery.
Sites viewed include: the Convention Center, the Superdome; 17th Street Canal, Lake Pontchartrain; THE VIETNAMESE COMMUNITY; the Lower 9th Ward’s Industrial Canal;
Fats Domino’s house;
Brad Pitt’s Global Green Home and Make-It-Right houses; the Musician’s Village;
The Steamboat Houses; and the Marigny neighborhood INCLUDING HOMER PLESSY ARREST SITE.
Hurricane Rebirth Tour
1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
at C.C.'s Coffee
509 Decatur Street
Arrive 15 to 20 minutes before tour time
ADVANCE PURCHASE REQUIRED.
$40.00 for Adults
$20.00 for children under 12