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Christmas Tour of Homes

Few things are better than Natchitoches at night during the Christmas season! Showing true Southern hospitality are Laureate House, Good House, and Bayou Amulet House, where French and Spanish traders used this area as a meeting point. Laureate House, Good House, and Bayou Amulet house are all located on Poete Street. Laureate
House was built in 1840 and contains a cellar that was connected to the bayou. The house was restored in the 1950’s. Bayou Amulet House was built in the 1850’s and is surrounded by gardens. Poete Street is a lovely walking area with festive decorations!

Tickets will be available at the Natchitoches Convention and Visitor Bureau - 780 Front St. Suite 100 each day of the tour, online at, and at houses on tour each day of the tour. Tickets are $20/person. Children 12 and under are free. Each ticket entitles adults over 21 a complimentary glass of wine at Maglieaux Riverfront Restaurant following the tour.

The Christmas Tour of Homes is a holiday tour of uniquely decorated homes in Natchitoches, Louisiana.  The event will feature docent-led commentaries on the history of each property as well as the unique holiday decorations. The Christmas Tour of Homes is a walking tour.

 We invite you to experience the charm of historic Natchitoches during this annual holiday event. Proceeds from the Tour benefit restoration of properties in the Natchitoches Parish area.

Earlier Event: December 6
Christmas Tour of Homes
Later Event: December 8
Christmas for Children 2018