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New Orleans Garden District Grandeur

From USD 33.99
Highlights
  • Discover the rich New Orleans history of the Garden District on a guided tour
  • Hear the stories and legends behind grand historical homes
  • Tour the famous Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, a valuable add-on
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New Orleans Garden District Grandeur
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2 hour walking tour of the Garden District with a licensed guide in a small group.
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2 hour walking tour of the Garden District with a licensed guide in a small group.
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2 hour walking tour of the Garden District with a licensed guide in a small group.
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Overview
New Orleans’ Garden District is best explored by strolling the oak-lined streets past grand historical homes and chic boutiques alike. A guided walking tour additionally fills you in on the neighborhood’s rich history, from Civil War sites to the famous Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, as well as contemporary hotspots beloved by locals.
What to Expect
Begin your Garden District tour at a central meeting location on Magazine Street, known for its boutique shopping and dining options. Grab a snack from a popular shop (own expense), and get started on the tour.

Walk with your guide past a series of beautiful historic homes, from the plantation-style home where Jefferson Davis died to the haunted Buckner Mansion, featured in the TV series American Horror Story. Along the way, learn about the area’s history from the Louisiana Purchase to the Civil War and up to present day.

Then, browse the shops and restaurants at The Rink, a renovated roller skating rink turned shopping center best known for its bookstore. Tour concludes with a walk through the famous Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, located near a shopping and dining district.
Reviews (142)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Wonderful walk thru the Garden District and the Lafayette cemetery

Our guide, Loki, was very knowledgeable and a NOLA native (7 generations, I believe). He knew a lot and explained everything with flair and love of the subject. WE saw lovely homes, learned about their famous and infamous inhabitants and also learned about the above-ground...More

Thank abdixit
Christine M, Owner at Two Chicks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review our Garden District tour. It's definitely one of our most popular and best selling tours. Loki works with us most days and presents several experiences where his storytelling skills and heritage are also showcased.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour guide

Loki thank you for the wonderful home and cemetery tour along with the great local stories and narration. Must do tour!

Thank robinbobin_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great Tour!

Loved our tour guide Loki!! Definitely knew a ton about New Orleans and the surrounding areas. Would recommend to anyone wanting to learn more about its history, culture, and architecture. I should note that the sidewalks are pretty bad in that area though, so maybe...More

Thank TravelCity80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent tour company, knowledgeable and helpful guide!

This past weekend I took the Garden District with Lafayette Cemetery tour with Loki. He did an awesome job, very informative but also very humorous. It was a great time and I learned a lot about the city from the tour. Highly recommend this company...More

Thank Noelle R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fun and informative

My tour guide, Suzanne, was informative and great company with many interesting and fun anecdotes. I highly recommend the tour, especially in the lead up to Halloween, as there are many great photo opportunities.

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