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

From $25.00
Highlights
  • 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
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New Orleans Garden District Walking Tour, Including Lafayette Cemetery No. 1
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Overview
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.

Reviews (147)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
John is the best

2 hours through the Lafayette cemetery and the Garden District were full of historical and architectural details, which I have never noticed walking around there. Thanks John for such an informative tourMore

Thank FriedaSebold
toursbystevenoffice, Front Office Manager at TOURS by STEVEN, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow--thank you so very much for this lovely review of our Garden District Walking Tour! We are so pleased to hear that you had a great time with John. The architecture of the Garden District is breathtaking, but its history is also so unique to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fantastic!

Just finished the Lafayette Cemetery and Garden District tour with Sarah. She was awesome-funny and very knowledgeable.More

Thank 652phyllisc
toursbystevenoffice, Front Office Manager at TOURS by STEVEN, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking our Garden District Walking Tour! The Garden District is such a wonderful and unique neighborhood of New Orleans! We are so happy you enjoyed Sarah's take on the neighborhood and her sense of humor. We hope to see you again soon...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great tour, Great guide

We did the Lafayette cemetery and Garden district tour. Our guide, Karen, was very informative and fun and always made sure everyone on the tour was included. I liked that it was at a leisurely pace so we never felt rushed and we still got...More

1  Thank Rocio7g
toursbystevenoffice, Front Office Manager at TOURS by STEVEN, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking our Garden District Walking Tour! We love that you enjoyed your stroll with Karen through one of New Orleans most unique neighborhoods. It is so wonderful to hear that you felt included and enjoyed Karen's take on the Garden District. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
A diverse sampling of tidbits of New Orleans history

This tour gives a great picture of many types of homes and the fascinating histories on New Orleans cemeteries. Our guide Karen was really conscientious of everyone in the group, and made sure we were all having a good and safe time, navigating us around...More

1  Thank nicla2000
toursbystevenoffice, Front Office Manager at TOURS by STEVEN, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking our Garden District Walking Tour!! The Garden District has some of the most fascinating architecture and Lafayette Cemetery is one of the most beautiful in the city of New Orleans. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed Karen's knowledge, route,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Tour - Awesome Guide

Took this tour on 11/16/18 with Sarah - 6 in our own group, about 15 on the tour. Tour was great, but she was fabulous. She was so knowledgeable and informative - perfect personality for a tour guide. Got a complete history of New Orleans,...More

Thank Lorla_L_L
toursbystevenoffice, Tour Guide at TOURS by STEVEN, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking our Garden District Walking Tour!! I appreciate how much you enjoyed the tour. It fills my heart to hear that your family had such a nice time and enjoyed learning about New Orleans. I hope that the next time you are...More

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Shelli D
September 16, 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.
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Micaela B
September 14, 2018|
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Response from KimSaint | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any dogs on my tour or in the cemetery
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August 1, 2018|
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