Ferry Terminal and Ride with Walking Tour of Algiers Point | May 7th
TUESDAY MAY 7, 2024 | 3:00 – 6:00 PM CT.
Tour the Regional Transit Authority’s new terminal for the Canal Street-Algiers Point Ferry, which opened on August 23, 2023. The new $43.5 million facility will improve transit access and help open up the riverfront. The ferry connects downtown New Orleans with Algiers Point, the 2nd oldest neighborhood in New Orleans. Cross the Mississippi River on the Canal St. ferry and then walk past the old Courthouse and 19th century historical New Orleans cottages in Algiers Point. Ride the ferry back to downtown New Orleans and walk back to the hotel.
Walking shoes, comfortable clothing, hat, sunscreen, and umbrella are all recommended.