Degas House is a Historic House Museum. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is distinguished by the French Ministry of Culture, through the French National Order of Arts & Letters. Degas House is the only home or studio of Edgar Degas open to the public in the world. Guest room amenities include a small refrigerator, free sherry, bathroom products, free parking, free WiFi, as well as a Creole breakfast and a complimentary Edgar Degas House Creole Impressionist Tour.
Degas House is located on beautiful tree-lined Esplanade Avenue, 11 blocks from Rampart Street, the closest French Quarter boundary to the house. Just a short walk or bus ride to downtown, taxi's are approximately $8 one way, per couple.