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Lower Garden District

Address: New Orleans, LA (Lower Garden District)
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Ranked #86 of 165 Attractions in New Orleans
Type: Neighborhoods, Cultural
Activities: Shopping, Nightlife
Owner description: Artsy and "hip" neighborhood.
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Type: Neighborhoods, Cultural
Activities: Shopping, Nightlife
Owner description: Artsy and "hip" neighborhood.
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West Palm Beach, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Beautiful homes. Some are in better shape than others. Stay away from the tour leaving from the bookshop! It was terrible! Stood 45 min in the sun (got a sunburn) to hear in incorrect historical facts and a few offensive religious comments. We paid $20pp and left after 45 min of talking without reaching the first home or even the... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Our hotel (Prytania Park) was in this area and we loved it. Great variety of places to see, visit and eat. If you like pizza, you definitely need to try the pizza place called Slice. It was really good.

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Danville, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

The architecture here is amazing. Take your time and see it all! Lots of homes, stores, and restaurants to see.

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New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

It was worth taking a walk through the area. Some of it looks a little run down but beautiful homes.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

A lot of crime but lovely I don't spend a lot of time there but it is a pretty area. Just a little scary for me.

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Tampa, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

I was expecting a lot more, these homes could look beautiful if the owners would just take care of them.

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Hammond, LA
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

I renovated an old house there in the 90' great neighborhood. A lot of history. worth taking a visit thru while you are shopping on Magazine St or riding the St Charles streetcar. Look for the 3 house painted Mardi Gras colors on Euterpe St.

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Arabi, Louisiana
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

This is more of a driving or walking tour. The homes are gorgeous and we always take our guest over to sight-see.

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Pass Christian, Mississippi
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

Something you can"t see anywhere else - the different styles of housing is very unique and many are very ornate. This has always been a beautiful part of town, especially in the spring with all the azaelas in bloom.

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Pearl River, LA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
48 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Many places to eat and food is good every thing is so close.

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