Garden District and mansion walking tour
- Enjoy a walk through New Orleans’ elegant Garden District
- Visit one of the beautiful mansions
- See Lafayette Cemetery, and learn about the unusual above-ground burial system
Visit the "American section" of New Orleans on the only tour that takes you inside one of the beautiful mansions of the Garden District. The neighbourhood is known for its marvelous examples of Greek Revival and Italianate architecture. It was once part of the plantation owned by Bienville, the founder of New Orleans. See the homes of the premier family of football - the Mannings, the former residence of celebrated author Anne Rice, as well as the house where Jefferson Davis died in 1889. Tour the interior of the Opera Guild Home, built in 1865. Visit Lafayette Cemetery, and learn about the unusual above-ground burial system. The walk includes a short stop for refreshments.
- Climate controlled roundtrip transportation
- Narrated tour
- Optional gratuities
- Hotel pick-up
- Children ages 6-12: reduced
- Children ages 0-5: free
400 Toulouse St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Please exchange your printed voucher before the tour at the Lighthouse Ticket Office at 400 Toulouse St. and the Mississippi River, behind the JAX Brewery. The ticket office is directly in front of the Steamboat Natchez.
- Every day at 9.30am
- Please exchange your voucher 15 minutes in advance
- Cemetery is closed on Sundays and some holidays
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