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New Orleans Garden District Grandeur

From US$35.00
Highlights
  • Discover the rich New Orleans history of the Garden District on a guided tour
  • Hear the stories and legends behind grand historical homes
  • Tour the famous Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, a valuable add-on
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New Orleans Garden District Grandeur
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Overview
New Orleans’ Garden District is best explored by strolling the oak-lined streets past grand historical homes and chic boutiques alike. A guided walking tour additionally fills you in on the neighborhood’s rich history, from Civil War sites to the famous Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, as well as contemporary hotspots beloved by locals.
What to Expect
Begin your Garden District tour at a central meeting location on Magazine Street, known for its boutique shopping and dining options. Grab a snack from a popular shop (own expense), and get started on the tour.

Walk with your guide past a series of beautiful historic homes, from the plantation-style home where Jefferson Davis died to the haunted Buckner Mansion, featured in the TV series American Horror Story. Along the way, learn about the area’s history from the Louisiana Purchase to the Civil War and up to present day.

Then, browse the shops and restaurants at The Rink, a renovated roller skating rink turned shopping center best known for its bookstore. Tour concludes with a walk through the famous Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, located near a shopping and dining district.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Outstanding tour!

Absolutely loved the Garden District walking tour! Grey is an excellent tour guide who is very knowledgeable and tells the stories and history of New Orleans and the Garden District with great enthusiasm and a clear passion for it! It's approximately two hours and you...More

Thank DalMark
Christine M, Owner at Two Chicks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Grey is a tour guide's tour guide to be certain. I appreciate her style immensely and so glad you do too. Thanks for the review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A lovely Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery walking tour with Loki!

As a group of 10 we did a personal tour with Loki in the Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery. We called Two Chicks Walking Tours the day before and they were so accommodating with our large group! Loki was an outstanding tour guide - extremely...More

Thank Esti B
Christine M, Owner at Two Chicks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review, we try to be responsive to our guests and we're dedicated to representing New Orleans as best as we possibly can. Loki is a talented guide and we're delighted you enjoyed your time with him.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Loki the Storyteller

Very good overview of the district and cemetery. Loki was a great entertainer and authentic local. He made the tour come alive.

1  Thank NewYorkWendy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Garden District Tour With Ren

Had a great tour with Ren of the Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery. He was really informative and had good stories to tell. This was after having a great Dead Sexy tour with Robert the day before. Would highly recommend Two Chicks Tours, and both...More

1  Thank kellybeninghove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
We loved it... And Moira!

What a gorgeous area and so much history behind each corner! Moira was a great guide, very knowledgeable and fun.

Thank LizaF76
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Response from Nancy W | Reviewed this property |
I think The tour was two hours. We toured with Two Chicks Walking Tour. Our guide was great. I highly recommend this company. You can call them to confirm the length of the tour. Very worthwhile
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