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New Orleans Garden District Historical Tour: Destined To Be Different

New Orleans, United States

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2 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

The Garden District survives as a showcase of magnificent houses and gardens. Hear the stories of the cotton brokers and commission merchants who made their home in the Garden District. One Of The Most Unique Neighborhoods In All America: The Garden District became a fashionable enclave of New Orleans’ most successful American citizens, and moving “Uptown” to the prestigious Garden District was considered the culmination of one’s achievements. Please Note: The City of New Orleans has closed Lafayette Cemetery #1 for repairs. While the Cemetery is closed The Savvy Native has expanded its Garden District Tour to include historical sites not normally included in our 2 hour tour.


What's Included

  • Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide
  • Gratuities

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Garden District, St Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130-5968

13 blocks wide and 5 blocks deep, from Magazine Street to St. Charles Ave., and Jackson Ave. To Louisiana Ave. - 2 miles upriver from the French Quarter and a half mile back from the Mississippi River; Established 1832.

Duration: 2 hours

The Location

Where To Go

2020 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

Departure time

10:00 AM


New Orleans, United States

Return details

Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, 1427 Washington Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA


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Written Reviews (8)

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Wow this was a great...

lori_f | Nov 2021

Wow this was a great tour and Suzanne was wonderful. Very informative! We learned and saw a lot!!!!!

Excellent experience filled with wonderful...

Michael_M | Feb 2020

Excellent experience filled with wonderful history! Danielle knows and loves her New Orleans; her enthusiasm is contagious and fun! We highly recommend a tour of the Garden District with her. You'll walk away with a greater appreciation and love for

Joan was so lovely and...

Arlene_C | Feb 2020

Joan was so lovely and knowledgeable. She is from this area and can share so much history. Excellent tour and we were lucky to just have the five of us. We preferred a smaller group than the large ones we passed along the way

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Bring water, throw on a hat, wear comfortable shoes, and protect yourself from the rain.
  • Tours Rain or Shine. Can’t be held responsible for missed tours, no shows, and late arrivals - its New Orleans, it happens. Tours start as scheduled. Please plan on arriving 15 minutes prior to the start of your tour.
  • Near public transportation

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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