Experience Bywater's Essence: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 2.9km
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Duration 35m
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
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Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore local life with the Self-Guided Audio Tour
  • Discover Homer Plessy's historic impact
  • See NOCCA's influence on neighborhood art
  • Feel the Mississippi's power at Crescent Park
  • Admire street art that captures Bywater's spirit
Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and history of one of New Orleans' most artistic neighborhoods with this self-guided audio tour. Perfect for cultural explorers and history enthusiasts, this journey reveals the dynamic transformation of the Bywater area from a traditional working-class quarter to a colorful hub of creativity and music. Starting at the Homer Plessy Plaque, you will stroll through streets lined with artist-run collectives, and witness firsthand the community's dedication to various forms of expression. The tour winds you down paths less traveled by night revelers, focusing on the enrichment of daytime experiences through nature, history, and art. You'll wander toward the mighty Mississippi River and explore local markets, galleries, and lesser-known nooks of Bywater, ending with an impactful piece of street art that captures the neighborhood's soul. Along the way, the auditory experience combines local anecdotes, historical tidbits, and evocative poetry, making the walk both educational and deeply moving. The tour concludes by the tracks, near the origin point. Interactive and insightful, this tour guides you through a true cultural patchwork, promising intimate encounters with the area's past and present, all punctuated by the poetic heartbeats of Bywater. You'll leave with a renewed appreciation for the unique character that pulsates within this enticing slice of New Orleans.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Start: Homer Plessy Plaque
End: Street Art

Attractions on the route

Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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