Award-Winning Local Tour Company Opens Brick-and-Mortar Boutique in the French Quarter to Provide Tour Consulting Along with a Place to Sit and Relax or Shop for New Orleans-Themed and Sundry Items.
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (April 3, 2019) – New Orleans Secrets Tours announced today that it has opened a brick-and-mortar location to complement its online presence in order to provide expanded services and more convenient access to those visiting New Orleans and looking for customized cultural experiences. The new store and tour boutique is located on Wilkinson Street, right near Jackson Square, in the heart of the French Quarter.
Locals and tourists alike will find unique and interesting items for purchase such as local artwork, Creole and Cajun cookbooks, handmade jewelry, craft cocktail supplies, authentic Voodoo supplies, and more in addition to weather- and travel-related sundries. Products will directly relate to the different history, culinary, Voodoo, and haunted experiences the New Orleanian-owned tour company provides. The space will include a conversation nook where guests can take a break from their day of adventuring and relax with a cup of coffee or cold water.
For those visiting New Orleans, this new location will also allow the New Orleans Secrets team to provide one-on-one, in-person concierge services to ensure those seeking authentic and quality New Orleans tours and experiences will be matched with those that best cater to their interests.
“We are very excited to expand our dynamic and top-rated tour company into a physical French Quarter location,” said Angela Monroe, co-owner of New Orleans Secrets Tours, which is locally owned and operated and has been based out of Algiers Point for over five years. “Our main focus has always been on the guest experience, which means very small, semi-private tours to allow for lots of guide interaction with every guest. Having a place for people to come in, relax, and get face-to-face help choosing experiences is simply the next evolution of our award-winning services.”
The new, New Orleans Secrets location is in the former Nola Boards space at 519 Wilkinson Street, Suite 105. “We had been starting our French Quarter History and Cocktail tour there for years, so it already felt like home,” Monroe said. The tour boutique will also be the starting location for the company’s Seafood and Shrimp Boil Experience and the Best Chefs of