Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery Tour

68 Ratings


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Discover the history and architecture of the beautiful Garden District. See the residences of Anne Rice, Sandra Bullock, John Goodman, and more. We'll also tour the Lafayette Cemetery and the Coven House from American Horror Story.
Duration:  2hrs - 2hrs 15mins
Cancellation:  24.0hrs
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New Orleans’ Garden District is one of the most picturesque and historic neighborhoods in the nation, located next to bustling Magazine Street. If you’re looking to explore the city beyond the French Quarter area, this excursion is perfect for you or your group.

On the list of stops is the Lafayette Cemetery, the oldest city-owned cemetery. You’ll learn about the burial practices and traditions that make our cemeteries unique.

Next, you’ll visit the current residences of New Orleanians Anne Rice, Sandra Bullock, and John Goodman. You’ll also see houses featured in movies such as The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and the Buckner Mansion from American Horror Story.

You’ll learn more about these important sites and other historical facts as you explore the neighborhood’s mansions and more.

What's Included

Tours are about a mile walk. The tour is designed to be 1.5 hours but can run up to 2 hours. Check-in is 15 minutes prior to start.

Additional Information

For everyone’s courtesy, tours leave on time. Tours go on rain or shine. The tour does not end where the tour starts. Guests will be helped after the tour with directions to where they are going next.

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68 Ratings
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May 16, 2022
Leslie was knowledgeable and interesting. Thank you!
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Tour guide never showed up.
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Jan 25, 2022
Our guide had great knowledge of the homes and history of New Orleans and the Garden District
Nov 28, 2021


Meeting location:  2800 St Charles Ave


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