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  4. St. Charles Streetcar Line

Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 Walking Tour

Product ID: 105011
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Join a 2-hour guided walk in New Orleans’ Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery No. 1. See stunning mansions and explore an above-ground cemetery.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • 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.
Includes
  • Walking tour
  • Expert guide
What’s Not Included
  • Water
  • Gratuities

When you get there

Meeting point

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

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Know before you go
• Due to the uneven walking surfaces in the area, sturdy walking shoes (and wheelchairs, if necessary) are strongly recommended