Glamorous Garden District Walking Tour in New Orleans, LA

Unique NOLA2800 St Charles AveNew Orleans, LA 70115
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Overview

Step outside the French Quarter and delve into the glamorous New Orleans Garden District! Learn about the Garden District’s rich history and architecture as you stroll past celebrity homes and sights like the Lafayette Cemetery with your local expert guide. This walking tour is a must-do on your next NOLA visit!

up to 2 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our New Orleans Travel Experts
  • Guided walking tour of the Garden District, New Orleans' most picturesque neighborhood.
  • Explore the history of Magazine Street, visit Lafayette Cemetery, stroll past celebrity homes, and more.
  • Lafayette Cemetery is currently closed for renovation and will be viewed from outside the gates.
  • Tour duration is approximately 2 hours, but can run over.
  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the tour's departure time.
  • Tour covers about a mile with lots of walking and standing, please wear comfortable shoes.
  • Takes place rain or shine, be sure to dress for the weather.
  • This Unique NOLA tour is suitable for all audiences.
  • Wheelchair accessible.

Description

from Glamorous Garden District Tour
The New Orleans Garden District is one of the most picturesque neighborhoods in the nation.

If you’re looking to explore outside of the French Quarter area and see how the people of New Orleans live and have lived, this excursion is perfect for you. See the neighborhood’s gorgeous mansions and their notable large, opulent lawns.

You’ll see the residences of Anne Rice, Sandra Bullock, and John Goodman. You will also see houses featured in hit movies such as The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and the Buckner Mansion of American Horror Story.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Glamorous Garden District Tour

Where does the Garden District New Orleans tour meet up?

The Glamorous Garden District walking tour will meet at the corner of Washington and St. Charles Avenues located at 2800 St Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115. The meeting point is easy to get to with the St. Charles Streetcar. (Leave extra early as the streetcar is really slow.)

When should we check in?

Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the tour's start time. For everyone's courtesy, tours will leave on time. Unique NOLA Tours' Garden District walking tour does not end where it starts; guests will be helped with directions to where they're going next after the tour.

How long is the New Orleans Garden District walking tour?

The tour covers a distance of about a mile and lasts approximately 2 hours.

Is parking provided?

Several parking lots are available near the departure point. Street parking is also available.

What’s included?

Your ticket includes a 2-hour walking tour of the New Orleans Garden District with a local expert tour guide.

Does this tour have any restrictions?

Guests of all ages can join in this tour, and most travelers can participate. The Garden District walking tour is a mile walk with periods of standing. But be mindful of the sidewalks which can pose hazards where broken and uneven.

Is the tour wheelchair accessible?

Most tours are wheelchair and stroller accessible.

What should I bring?

Water and umbrellas in New Orleans are a good idea in the rain or the sun. Water is a must.

What should I wear?

Wear comfortable walking shoes and weather-appropriate attire.

Is the tour appropriate for children?

Content is suitable for all ages.

Can I bring my camera?

Yes! Please bring your camera for all the sights that you will be seeing.

What safety precautions are in place for the activity?

Unique NOLA guided tours only employ guides licensed by the City of New Orleans and have passed federal background checks and history tests. This tour company is safe and dependable. You will not enter the locations except for bathroom breaks.

Is the tour rain or shine?

Tours will operate rain or shine. In the case of extreme weather, the tour office will notify you as soon as they are made aware and will issue you a refund or reschedule you for a different date if possible.