New Orleans, LA > Cemetery Tours
05/29/2020 ~ 06/04/2020

Garden District & Cemetery Combo Walking Tour

 New Orleans, LA
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If you're looking for authentic New Orleans beyond the French Quarter then this walking tour of both the Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery is great way to do it. Guests will be transported back to the 1800s when Louisiana Creoles had to deal with their barbaric neighbors. In addition to its unique history, guests will enjoy blocks and blocks worth of gorgeous plantation-style mansions owned by celebrities like Sandra Bullock and John Goodman. Stroll the oldest above-ground cemetery uptown and learn about the odd funeral and burial traditions still practiced here. The only thing better than the nonstop photo opportunities is the cool stories told by your entertaining tour guide!

Activity Highlights
  • Guided walking tour of Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery
  • See the homes of former kings and queens of Mardi Gras
  • Take a cemetery tour and explore different burial traditions
  • Fairytale streets and scenes make for great photo opportunities

Duration: 2 Hours

What's Included
  • Cemetery access
  • Knowledgeable licensed guide
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate attire
  • Camera
  • Umbrella
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun srceen
  • Drinks
  • Lafayette Cemetery is owned by the city of New Orleans and will be closed on state and federal holidays. This includes Memorial Day - May 27, Independence Day - July 4, and Labor Day - Sept 2. The 2-hour tour will include more exploration of the Garden District's homes to compensate for the loss of the cemetery.
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or wheelchairs.
Additional information
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved.
  • Be prepared to walk on uneven sidewalks.
  • The tour is held rain or shine.
  • Tour takes up to 28 guests.
  • Service dogs allowed.
Cancellation policy

Customers may cancel at least 24 hours prior to their arrival date and time to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 24 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. If the tour is canceled by the vendor, the experience may be rescheduled by the vendor for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. No-shows will not be refunded. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 24 hour cancellation period.


2801 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115, USA

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Great Tour of the Garden District

about 3 months ago
Erin was awesome!!
Tom W


about 7 months ago
Very informative tour! There needs to be clarification about the cemetery being closed when you book the tour
Donna M