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Louis Armstrong House Museum

Closed Now: 12:00 - 17:00
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Humble monument to a great man

He could have lived anywhere he liked but he stayed in Queens. An interesting tour of the house... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New York City, New York
Big tour of a small house

The tour that we took of the Louis Armstrong house was excellent. The house itself is ordinary... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
New York City
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The legacy of the legendary jazz instrumentalist and vocalist, Louis Armstrong, is preserved at this Queens museum.
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3456 107th St, Corona, NY 11368-1226
+1 718-478-8274
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Reviewed 1 week ago

He could have lived anywhere he liked but he stayed in Queens. An interesting tour of the house, our young guide was well-informed and charming. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour that we took of the Louis Armstrong house was excellent. The house itself is ordinary, but filled with interesting possessions of the Mr. Armstrong and his wife, and you learned a lot about his career, passions, and his lifestyle. Our guide, Rafael, was...More

1  Thank Brbroose
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Besides a step back a few decades, a visit to the preserved home of Louis and Lucille Armstrong provides a connection to one of America’s greatest cultural figures and the domestic influence of his life partner. 45-minute tours start on the hour.

1  Thank GregMasters
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This is the most wonderful place to visit. I am so glad to have found it. We needed something to do for a few hours and I happened to see this museum on the map. My husband and I are big jazz fans and Louis...More

1  Thank TESMS
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We visited on a weekday, having arrived a day early for a Mets game. My wife & I are both music teachers, and we were very excited to visit here. An easy walk from the Holiday Inn Laguardia where we stayed, we arrived to find...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

The family went to the Louis Armstrong Museum for Father's Day. This was Louis's house that he lived in for the last thirty years of his life. It was a working class neighborhood and he was great to the neighborhood kids. He and his wife...More

2  Thank RM234
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Lovers of Louis Armstrong's music or anyone with a heart couldn't help but love this place. Louis' big smile and kind nature just seems to be in the walls. The house is so interesting. Dedicated, knowledgeable guides will bring you through playing some fascinating recordings...More

1  Thank Lise B
Reviewed 5 March 2018

alot of history here left by louis armstrong very good place to take your kids to learn about a very important man

1  Thank G8430TZplatano
Reviewed 28 February 2018

If you can spare a couple of hours to find this house on an unassuming Corona street, make sure you time your visit to take a guided tour. Even if you are not particularly a music enthusiast, this is a wonderful opportunity to walk through...More

3  Thank Anne C
Reviewed 11 February 2018

So much information in the scent of the place. You are there! This was a home and it still feels like a home. Loved this experience.

1  Thank CWSMuse
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Patrick G
17 August 2018|
Response from RM234 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their website, they should have a schedule of upcoming performances. There's a block party this Thursday and a performance on 9/8