Beignet and History Walk
Find out why Bay St Louis is one of the most Historic coastal communities in America!
Learn of Bizarre myths, legends, and historical Facts of the area.
Journey through Old Town Bay St Louis, and discover a time of the past. With the coastal backdrop and historical landmarks we will visit. Enjoy masterful storytelling of our secret coast like never before. You may purchase Beignets and Coffee at PJ's Coffee prior to the tour.
Please dress for the weather, and bring an umbrella or rain jacket if it's raining. While touring, we will have the option to stop at The Alice Mosley Art and Mardis Gras Museum. If you would rather go into the Depot District for a drink, when we take an intermission, you may skip the museums. It is your choice, and your guide will await you at the Gazebo. You will journey through Old Town Bay St Louis with stories told like never before.
During your guided walk you will learn of:
- History and Legends from the 1500's to present day to include the traveling brothers Bienville and Iberville.
- The Union Street Soldiers
- The War of 1812
- The Train Depot District
- Movies of the Past
- Local Cemeteries, Historical buildings, Mardi Gras Museum, and Alice Mosley Art Museum
*Ages 5 and up are recommended on the walk with parent written consent.* All tickets must be purchased in advance and an hour prior to the tour. The walk may run anywhere from an hour to up to an hour and 45 minutes depending on our second stop. We will end the tour at The Hancock County Historical Society off of Cue and Main Street.
Tour duration is 1 1/2 hours.