Beginning of main content

Change your Search

Garden District Walking Tour with Lafayette Cemetery

by Magic Tours Duration 2h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per traveler Price is $25

Discover the illustrious Garden District of New Orleans on this insightful walking tour. Led by a well-researched guide, pass the glamorous houses the neighborhood is known for, and step into the Lafayette Cemetery to see famous filming locations, learning about history all the while.

After meeting your guide nearby, stroll into the Garden District, whose large, glamorous homes illustrate the area's past. The district came into being after Americans arrived in New Orleans in 1803 and settled up-river from the Louisiana French Creoles. The ostentatious mansions that line the streets are a testament to the wealthy newcomers who first developed the neighborhood starting in 1823.

Your knowledgeable guide shows you the impressive homes of figures like Archie Manning and John Goodman, in addition to the house where Confederate President Jefferson Davis died. As you walk, listen to historical anecdotes and well-researched facts that brings a new light to each spot on your route. At the end of your tour, step into Lafayette Cemetery to see beautiful the above-ground tombs that New Orleans is known for, as well as the filming location of movies like Interview With a Vampire and Double Jeopardy.

Discover the illustrious Garden District of New Orleans on this insightful walking tour. Led by a well-researched guide, pass the glamorous houses the neighborhood is known for, and step into the Lafayette Cemetery to see famous filming locations, learning about history all the while.

After meeting your guide nearby, stroll into the Garden District, whose large, glamorous homes illustrate the area's past. The district came into being after Americans arrived in New Orleans in 1803 and settled up-river from the Louisiana French Creoles. The ostentatious mansions that line the streets are a testament to the wealthy newcomers who first developed the neighborhood starting in 1823.

Your knowledgeable guide shows you the impressive homes of figures like Archie Manning and John Goodman, in addition to the house where Confederate President Jefferson Davis died. As you walk, listen to historical anecdotes and well-researched facts that brings a new light to each spot on your route. At the end of your tour, step into Lafayette Cemetery to see beautiful the above-ground tombs that New Orleans is known for, as well as the filming location of movies like Interview With a Vampire and Double Jeopardy.

Show less

Check Availability

10:00 AM, Tour in English

Duration 2h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

There are errors on the form.

Please fix the following errors to continue:

per traveler
$25

Total price is $25, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

1:00 PM, Tour in English

Duration 2h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

There are errors on the form.

Please fix the following errors to continue:

per traveler
$25

Total price is $25, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

Garden District Walking Tour with Lafayette Cemetery

Activity Location

New Orleans

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • 2727 Prytania St

    New Orleans 70130


Highlights

  • Gorgeous homes of figures like Archie Manning & John Goodman

  • Insights into the history of the glamorous Garden District

  • Experienced guide shares stories of the neighborhood

  • Lafayette Cemetery, where famous movies have been filmed

  • Southern mansions with unique Louisiana architecture


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of the Garden District

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Know Before You Book

  • You must be 18 or older.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.