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Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery Tour

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Overview
Discover parts of New Orleans that you might otherwise miss during a Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery #1 tour, a great introduction to two New Orleans icons. Rather than wander around aimlessly, head straight to the most famous tombs and monuments, and hear stories integral to understanding the city’s culture and history. Receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 10, and choose from a morning or afternoon departure.
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You'll start at
Garden District Book Shop
2727 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USAINSIDE the Garden District Book Shop inside The Rink, 2727 Prytania Street, near the corner of Washington Avenue
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    Lafayette Cemetery No.1
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Garden District Book Shop
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
Garden District Book Shop
2727 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USAINSIDE the Garden District Book Shop inside The Rink, 2727 Prytania Street, near the corner of Washington Avenue
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Highlights
  • Get acquainted with two New Orleans icons on this Garden District tour
  • Seek out tombs featured in famous films at Lafayette Cemetery #1
  • Discover stories and sights not featured in conventional guidebooks
  • Receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 10 people
What to Expect
Meet your tour guide and small group at a designated meeting point in New Orleans. Set off into the Garden District, where your guide points out the leafy area’s architectural and historical highlights. Along the way, learn about how the buildings of New Orleans represent a cultural melting pot. Continue to Lafayette Cemetery #1, home to famed aboveground tombs and elaborate mausoleums featured in movies such as Interview with a Vampire and Double Jeopardy. Learn about New Orleans' unique burial customs and funerary practices. Your tour concludes at the cemetery.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Garden District Book Shop, 2727 Prytania St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Garden District Book Shop
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
116Reviews
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By: Historic New Orleans Tours
Helena B
10
Excellent
our guide Frank was very knowledgeable,eloquent and witty. Held my interest for the whole two hours.
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bigpritchet
Craryville, New York
111
Toast
Guide was a lot of fun. Enjoyed the plethora of information. Lots of beautiful homes and some interesting name
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Katie L
22
Garden District Walking Tour
My husband and I took the walking tour of the Garden District with Nita. The tour was very informative and
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MyraTL
Louisville, Kentucky
154
Garden District tour
We took the Garden District tour and our guide was Jane. She was fabulous and a wealth of information! We
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Sara E
10
Scandalous tour
We were really looking forward to this tour. Unfortunately it was not a great experience. The guide kept asking
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Chris P
20
Maybe not a good idea during February
We booked our tour for a Saturday evening in early February. We figured it would be crowded in the French Quarter
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RonC
New Orleans, Louisiana
10
Garden Tour with Dave
Dave was a great tour guide for us and provided a lot of great additional information to our group. Very great
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randi f
55
French Quarter
Frank gave us a tour of the French Quarter that was informative and full of interesting stories. We thoroughly
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Jordan H
10
French Quarter History Tour
Our guide was very knowledgeable. This was a perfect tour to get us oriented our first day. We got a basic history
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Amanda H
Fort Collins, Colorado
162
Great Tour!
This tour was very informative and uplifting. We starting at Cafe Beignet, and our guide met us just outside. She
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