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New Orleans Garden District Walking Tour, Including Lafayette Cemetery No. 1

From USD 25.00
  • Learn the history of New Orleans on this historic walking tour
  • Visit the famous Lafayette Cemetery and the wealthy Garden District
  • Get insider tips from your guide on the best places in the city
New Orleans Garden District Walking Tour, Including Lafayette Cemetery No. 1
From USD 25.00
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USD 25.00
Go back in time while exploring the Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery during this walking tour. Listen to the stories and legends of the city while walking among above-ground crypts and graves in Lafayette Cemetery. Stroll through beautiful streets lined with old Southern homes as you hear the history of the Garden District. Get insider tips from your guide on the best places to eat, drink, and be merry.
What to Expect

Meet your guide at the Lafayette Cemetery, just one block from the historic St. Charles Streetcar Line. Walk alongside the graves and above-ground crypts of the cemetery while listening to stories and legends.

Head to the Garden District to view the wealthy, well-preserved antebellum homes. Learn the different architectural and landscaping styles from the 1830s that can be seen throughout the city.

Understand how the immigrants from a multitude of countries impacted the architecture, culture, and economy of the city as well as the country. Listen as your guide points out famous homes from past and present, including current celebrities’ homes.

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Reviewed 5 days ago
Fantastic small group tour of cemetery and garden district!

We loved checking out the cemetery and garden district with Tours by Steven! We had some issues with our booking (not their fault, it was a misunderstanding on my part), and both the guide and Steven called me back to help me out. The guide...More

Thank Emma M
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great for single travelers!!!

I visited New Orleans by myself and didn't know what to expect. All I knew was New Orleans is big on tourism and this particular tour confirmed that. Chad was absolutely amazing. I accidentally booked my tour for the following day and instead of dismissing...More

Thank Jazzmine P
Reviewed 1 week ago
Steven is an engaging and extremely knowledgeable guide!

Our family of five had just a half day to try to see as much of the Garden District (and hopefully a cemetery) as possible as we were moving our son in to college in New Orleans and had limited free time. It was pouring...More

1  Thank klantes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Best tour hands down

We wanted to get to know more abkut New Orleans, the cemeteries and the history. We selected this tour based on the reviews and we dod not go wrong. Our tour was actually given by Steve and he is extremely knowledgeable and a great tour...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great Tour of Garden District

We enjoyed a great morning with Chad Boutte of Tours by Steven. Chad is a native of the area, has a wealth of knowledge about the history, customs, personalities, and the evolution of this fascinating city. Chad is personable, attentive, humorous, and a great storyteller....More

Thank Kim W
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Shelli D
17 September 2018|
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Response from izolo | Reviewed this property |
They meet outside the gates of the cemetary in the garden district if that’s the tour you’re doing. Cab or uber over.
Micaela B
15 September 2018|
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Response from Leonard K | Reviewed this property |
Greetings- I don't know about LaFayette Cemetery, but we just visited Antietam (the Civil War Battlefield and memorial...), and they emphatically did NOT allow pets. (They noted that having dogs do what they do naturally on... More
catholic B
2 August 2018|
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