Shipping / Local Pick Up Policy

Important Holiday Shipping Dates.
To ensure arrivals of your packages for the holidays, we ask that you place all orders December 14th - December 17th. We will be offering FREE SHIPPING during this time.
In-store pick up will be available Monday - Sunday 10 am to 3 pm. from November 30th to December 23rd.

We are taking extra precautions to packing your items. Please know we are using gloves and cleaned disinfected areas. 

Shipping: At this time we are shipping out orders Tuesday-Friday in the order that it’s received. Unfortunately, we are not responsible for delays of your items due to the Covid-19 impact. Please check with your local post office and tracking information we provide.

At this time we have suspended our international shipping due to expected delays and surcharges. We will re-open international shipping in September 2020. 

Shipping Rates: 

  • Free shipping for Louisiana residents and Friends of the Cabildo members.

  • Free shipping on orders $50 and over 

  • $8 flat rate shipping on orders below $50

  • $4.50 book only orders*

  • $4.95 Flat Rate Shipping*

Cart must have only books to qualify for this. If selected with other merchandise we will invoice for the difference in shipping before releasing your orders. 

* This is for orders that weigh 0.0 lbs - .81 lbs that qualify for first class shipping. 

    Local Pickups: 

    Orders are usually ready within 24 hours of purchase except for orders placed Saturday and Sunday, those will be available on Monday for pickup. Please wait for the “pick up” email to be sent before coming to the store. Once received you have from 10 am. – 2 pm Monday – Friday to pick up your order. If we are at max capacity in the store please call (504) 524-9118 or ring the doorbell – located to the right of our main entrance so that we can bring it out to you.

    For any addition questions or concerns about shipping or your order email:

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     Thank you.

    1850 House Museum Store Staff 


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