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  1. United States
  2. Louisiana
  3. New Orleans
  4. St. Charles Streetcar Line

New Orleans: Garden District Walking and Storytelling Tour

Product ID: 105011
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Join a 2-hour guided walk in New Orleans’ Garden District and hear the stories of the fascinating events and people who shaped it. See stunning mansions and elegant lush gardens. Peek into an above-ground cemetery, currently closed to the public.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, often used as a filming location
  • Enjoy a leisurely walk past the antebellum mansions of the Garden District
  • Visit eclectic Magazine Street to shop or dine after your tour
Full description
Start your 2-hour tour with a brief history of New Orleans and the Garden District. Walk along elegant tree-lined streets and discover the neighborhood's distinctive architectural style. Learn about the risk-takers, speculators and dreamers who established it as a wealthy suburb after the Louisiana Purchase.

Visit Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, one of New Orleans' best-known above-ground cemeteries, and the location of scenes from many films and TV shows. See some of the more remarkable tombs and funerary symbols.

At the end of the tour, continue to explore the cemetery and the Garden District, or head over to Magazine Street for great shopping and fun dining and cocktail options.
  • Walking tour
  • Expert guide
What’s Not Included
  • Water
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

The meeting point is the Gracious Bakery, 2854 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Due to the uneven walking surfaces in the area, sturdy walking shoes (and wheelchairs, if necessary) are strongly recommended
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Lucky Bean Tours

Product ID: 105011