Scholars on staff at The Historic New Orleans Collection are available to present lectures on a variety of topics.  Community organizations, conference/tour organizers, and professors are invited to schedule a lecture by calling (504) 523-4662. Though we try our best to be of service, we’re not always able to supply speakers due to a variety of factors, such as availability of staff with specific expertise, transportation, or scheduling.   

Suggested Topics for Presentation
Art in Nineteenth-Century Louisiana
Battle of New Orleans
Cemeteries and Burial Traditions
Childhood in Nineteenth-Century New Orleans
Christmas Season in New Orleans
Early New Orleans Photography
A History of the French Quarter
The History of Storyville in New Orleans
Jazz History
New Orleans Architecture
Women Artists in New Orleans