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Garden District Walking Tour

  • 2-hour guided walking tour of the Garden District
  • Discover this historic neighborhood in New Orleans
  • Admire famous 19th-century mansions
Garden District Walking Tour
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USD 20.00
View legendary homes and visit the Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 during this 2-hour walking tour of the Garden District. This stunning enclave of New Orleans features the stomping grounds of authors, movie stars, and sports figures such as Anne Rice, John Goodman, and Archie Manning. Hear anecdotes from your guide while you stroll under southern live oaks, crepe myrtles, and magnolia trees.
What to Expect
Meet your guide on the corner of Magazine Street and Washington Avenue in New Orleans, and start your walking tour of the Garden District. You'll take a leisurely stroll under towering oak trees, magnolias, and crepe myrtles while you listen to the rich history of the neighborhood. Discover 19th-century homes belonging to authors, poets, movie stars, artists, and sports legends, including John Goodman, Benjamin Button, Anne Rice, and Archie Manning. 

The 2-hour tour concludes at Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, the filming location of many famous movies and TV shows including Interview with a Vampire and Double Jeopardy.
Reviews (31)
1 - 5 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Ask for Sam!

Sam is the coolest. He was so entertaining. His passion for the Garden District shines right through.

Thank Wuhanmom
Reviewed 14 August 2018
Garden District tour was great!

If you are touring the Garden District ask for Sam. He is from New Orleans and is passionate about his city. He was knowledgeable and funny-the puns were great! Especially enjoyed the cemetery tour. Also, learned a lot of interesting things about being buried in...More

Thank Sande P
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile
Ducky was awesome!!

My fiance and I went on the Garden District Walking Tour this past Thursday during our first-time stay in New Orleans. It was such a wonderful time, especially having Ducky as our tour guide! He was extremely friendly, informative, funny and helpful. I highly reccomend...More

Thank Kristen D
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile
Affordable and Interesting Tour

I’m a total ghost story freak and was looking forward to going on some crazy adventures while in NOLA. Unfortunately after reading several reviews, they all sounded lackluster or just boozy. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for boozy but I need the scare/creepy factor...More

Thank MauiWorldTravelers
Reviewed 3 July 2018
Fun and informative

Evian was a great guide! In addition to being entertaining and informative, he made an effort to keep us in the shade, which is huge in a new orleans summer. The tour was a great blend of local lore, architecture, and history (from the creation...More

Thank Diane E
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