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

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  • 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
New Orleans Garden District Walking Tour, Including Lafayette Cemetery No. 1
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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 (161)
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Reviewed yesterday
Amazing way to see the Garden District and enjoy the history of it!

This was our first time to New Orleans and I would recommend this tour to anyone! It's an amazing walk through the Lafayette Cemetery and Garden District, along with learning the history and some super cool facts about the area. Very knowledgable guides. Hands down,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank bevg14
Reviewed 2 days ago
Great way to see and learn about the Garden District!

The first time we walked through the Garden District on our first trip to New Orleans, we were on our own! This time, we took the Garden District Walking Tour which included Lafayette Cemetery and it made all the difference in the world! What a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Estmarie65
Reviewed 2 days ago
Fascinating and Fun Walking Tour

Our tour guide Brian was very knowledgeable and offered several amusing anecdotes you probably wouldn't find in a history book. His understanding of all things local and love of the city was quite evident. He was also very accommodating to answer many questions our group...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rsoletski
Reviewed 3 days ago
Great Tour

Steve (not Steven to be exact :) gave an excellent tour of the Lafayette Cemetery and Garden district. He was very knowledgeable and gave lots of details on the various architectural details of each house we viewed as well as other historical facts and stories....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Christy B
Reviewed 1 week ago
Well worth it!

Our guide was knowledgeable and humorous. Tour started right on time at the designated area. Sarah was so engaging I would have loved to spend three hours with her instead of the two the tour allowed. Would definitely recommend this tour with Sarah for anyone...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pauleO3807MV
toursbystevenoffice, Front Office Manager at TOURS by STEVEN, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so very much for taking the time to review our Garden District Walking Tour! It is always so wonderful to hear that even after two hours you wish the tour could go on. Sarah is so passionate about the area and loves showing...More

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Response from hello97 | Reviewed this property |
I think it was a couple hours. Some people did cut out early and it was no big deal.
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