Degas House Description
Distinguished by the French Ministry of Culture, The Degas House is set apart from any other fly by night operation. Licensed, Insured and Inspected. The Degas House is wrapped in the charm of an oak lined New Orleans neighborhood. Visit, Celebrate and Stay at the only historic landmark in the world where Edgar Degas lived and painted as we recreate for you the experience of being welcomed as a guest of the Musson/Degas family. He created 18 works of art and wrote 5 moving letters. Rated the #1 Lodging Value and #3 in Quality in New Orleans (after The Windsor Court Hotel and The Ritz Carleton) by The Unofficial Guide to New Orleans Post Katrina Edition, the Degas House is now in its 18th year of business. A hot Creole Breakfast ($35 value) and a guided tour ($29 value) is included in your stay.
In 1880, it was proclaimed that the name Degas would never be heard in New Orleans again. It remained silenced for eighty-five years until the tales began to once again be told through the Degas House walls. New Orleans is a city with many stories to tell.This is the ONE you will remember!