New Orleans Pharmacy Museum

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places as an historic building within the Vieux Carre Historic District, the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum showcases its extensive collection and provides interpretive educational programs to present and preserve the rich history of pharmacy and healthcare in Louisiana; past and present.


The New Orleans Pharmacy Museum is the perfect prescription for your reception, meeting or corporate party.  Located in the heart of the French Quarter, the Museum’s 19th Century courtyard is the ideal setting for your special event.  The tropical courtyard provides an opulent “New Orleans” party ambiance. Share an unforgettable celebration with your guests, surrounded by the decadence and romance of New Orleans past.


To further interest in the history of pharmacology and promote its further development for the benefit of the general public.

The museum is housed in the site of the apothecary of America’s first licensed pharmacist.

  • Address

    New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, 514, Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA, USA

  • Hours
    Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 10:00am - 4:00pm
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  • Corporate or private event
  • Courtyard
  • Historic Venue

Room Capacities

Name Reception CapacitySit Down CapacityTheatre CapacitySquare Feet
Courtyard Reception Capacity: 150 Sit Down Capacity: 70 Theatre Capacity: 130 Square Feet: 2200