2306 Esplanade Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70119
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About Us

Degas House, located on majestic oak tree-lined Esplanade Avenue, is a Historic House Museum and is on the National Register of Historic Places. It is the only home or studio of Impressionist Artist Edgar Degas open to the public in the world. Its courtyard and grand parlors serve as a beautiful and unique venue for wedding ceremonies, receptions, bridal brunches, luncheons and rehearsal dinners. A bridal dressing and honeymoon suite is available.

Degas House offers 9 guest rooms with private baths to accommodate your guests, two of which are 2-bedroom suites with kitchens. Some rooms have private balconies and Jacuzzis. Complimentary sherry is in each room.  A Creole breakfast with a complimentary mimosa and bloody Mary is included in the cost of the room. The Edgar Degas House Creole Impressionist Tour for two is also included with the price of the room. 

Amenities include refrigerators in all rooms, robes, a hair dryer, luxurious bath products, large screen TV, cable TV service, free wireless internet, iPod docking station with clock radio (some rooms), antiques and free off-street parking.


Languages Spoken
Guest Capacity
Up to 200
Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 100
Guest Capacity - Outdoor
Up to 200
Outdoor Ceremony - Covered
Outdoor Ceremony - Uncovered
Outdoor Reception - Covered
Outdoor Reception - Uncovered
Reception Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 100
Reception Guest Capacity - Outdoor
Up to 200
Onsite Venue Services
Ceremony SiteDestination Wedding PackagesFull Bar AvailableFull Service Wedding PackagesNumber of Events at a TimeOnsite CateringOnsite Overnight AccommodationsOnsite ParkingOnsite Wedding CoordinationOutside Catering AllowedWedding Planner
Venue Style
Venue Type
Inn / B&BMuseum / Gallery