Garden District Walking Tour

2727 Prytania St New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
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10:30 AM
1:00 PM
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23
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10:30 AM
1:00 PM
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27
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1:00 PM
Apr
28
Sun
10:30 AM
1:00 PM
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30
Tue
10:30 AM
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2
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1:00 PM
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11
Sat
10:30 AM
1:00 PM
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12
Sun
1:00 PM
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14
Tue
1:00 PM
May
16
Thu
10:30 AM
1:00 PM
May
21
Tue
10:30 AM
1:00 PM
May
28
Tue
10:30 AM
1:00 PM
May
30
Thu
10:30 AM
1:00 PM
Jun
4
Tue
10:30 AM
1:00 PM
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Garden District Walking Tour
Detail Duration: 2 hours
Garden District Walking Tour Schedule Schedule
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Immerse yourself in the grandeur and charm of the Old South as you embark on the Garden District Walking Tour in New Orleans, Louisiana. This captivating expedition is not just a walk in the park; it offers you a vibrant touch of history, opulent southern mansions, prolific authors, movie stars, and a whole universe of the rich and famous. Beyond the beautiful gardens and unique architecture, you'll be walking on the same streets as renowned celebrities such as Anne Rice, Sandra Bullock, and John Goodman, adding a sparkling touch of celebrity stardom into the mix. This tour promises to deliver an exhilarating exploration of New Orleans - a city famously described as the place where 'the past isn't dead; it isn't even past.'

As you traverse this enthralling journey through the Garden District, anticipate spending approximately 2 hours exploring the neighborhood. Led by a knowledgeable guide, you'll learn about the fascinating history and the intricate architectural styles of the area's antebellum mansions. Gentle strolls under the district's live oak trees present an unrivaled experience as this southern Eden blossoms into life. Dress in comfortable walking shoes and attire to appreciate this 2-mile walk fully. Expect to encounter the city's prevailing influences of Greek Revival, Italianate, and Victorian styles in homes and buildings along the way.

The tour takes you to notable destinations such as the Lafayette Cemetery no. 1, famed for its above-ground tombs and unique burial custom. A significant feature of the tour is the visit to the homes of Archie and Peyton Manning, providing a touch of football history. This tour is a traversing journey through time that offers a remarkable understanding of the city's unique culture and history.

The Garden District Walking Tour has an illustrious history of providing visitors with exhilarating and insightful ventures into an exceptionally charming part of New Orleans. The district has garnered popular attention due to its frequent appearances in films and literature, adding an extra layer of stardom to its already illustrious reputation. Tours are led by local guides deeply attuned to the area's history and the stunning architecture – guaranteeing an enriching journey.

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 Stop at  Buckner Mansion
Drenched in history and southern charm, the Buckner Mansion in New Orleans is a captivating sight. Its regal, antebellum-era architecture, paired with enchanting interiors, offer a timeless journey into the past. Stand where history was forged and take in the grandeur this 19th-century treasure affords.
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 Stop at  Garden District in New Orleans, LA
Discover the enchanting charm of New Orleans' Garden District - a glorious composite of Antebellum mansions, lush gardens, and Southern hospitality that captivate every visitor with its timeless appeal.
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 Stop at  Lafayette Cemetery No.1
Explore the weathered beauty of the Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, one of the most iconic sites in the city of New Orleans. Get lost in a maze of enchanting mausoleums and stone crypts, shrouded by the embrace of ancient oak trees. This centuries old burial ground is a serene and poignant reminder of the city's rich history.
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 Stop at  The Rink Shopping Center
Savor a distinctive shopping experience at The Rink Shopping Center in New Orleans. This charming, multi-vendor establishment promises an enchanting journey through local art, literature, and culinary delights.

In conclusion, the Garden District Walking Tour presents an unforgettable journey into a magnificent world where old-world charm meets sophisticated elegance. Walk the same streets as some of history's most iconic figures and imbibe in the striking beauty of the Southern gardens. This tour is more than just a stroll - it's a journey into the heart of New Orleans.So, if you're intrigued by extraordinary architecture, deluxe southern living, and a fusion of tranquillity, history, and eloquence, the Garden District Walking Tour cordially awaits to unveil its enchanting marvels to you.


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