We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

New Orleans Garden District Grandeur

From US$ 35.00
  • Discover the rich New Orleans history of the Garden District on a guided tour
  • Hear the stories and legends behind grand historical homes
  • Tour the famous Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, a valuable add-on
New Orleans Garden District Grandeur
From US$ 35.00
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
10:30 Garden District
2 hour walking tour of the Garden District with a licensed guide in a small group.
US$ 35.00
11AM Garden District
2 hour walking tour of the Garden District with a licensed guide in a small group.
US$ 35.00
1pm Tour
Tour departs at 1pm
US$ 35.00
Show 2 more
New Orleans’ Garden District is best explored by strolling the oak-lined streets past grand historical homes and chic boutiques alike. A guided walking tour additionally fills you in on the neighborhood’s rich history, from Civil War sites to the famous Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, as well as contemporary hotspots beloved by locals.
What to Expect
Begin your Garden District tour at a central meeting location on Magazine Street, known for its boutique shopping and dining options. Grab a snack from a popular shop (own expense), and get started on the tour.

Walk with your guide past a series of beautiful historic homes, from the plantation-style home where Jefferson Davis died to the haunted Buckner Mansion, featured in the TV series American Horror Story. Along the way, learn about the area’s history from the Louisiana Purchase to the Civil War and up to present day.

Then, browse the shops and restaurants at The Rink, a renovated roller skating rink turned shopping center best known for its bookstore. Tour concludes with a walk through the famous Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, located near a shopping and dining district.
Write a Review
Reviews (126)

1 - 5 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Book it

This was the best tour! I loved it! I almost did a self guided walking tour of the garden district, but I am so glad that I didn't. The tour is two full hours of interesting history about the city and the Garden District. Our...More

1  Thank ttjamaica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A stroll with a local!!

We highly recommend Two Chicks walking tours. Our Garden District tour was amazing. Our tour guide Loki was born and raised in the Garden District! His knowledge and delivery was top notch. The small group size made it very personal and enjoyable. A walking tour...More

1  Thank jmwd83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beauty and History

Ren was our tour guide and knew what he was talking about. The history and the beauty was fantastic! Would recommend to anyone but be aware of a LOT of walkin

1  Thank Shawnna Willoug... W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
the best!

I did the Garden District walking tour. Excellent! Grey is very knowledgeable about architecture and history, and she also has a lot of funny anecdotes to share. I learned a lot, I highly recommend this tour!

1  Thank dalma k
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile
Fantastic Even In the Rain!

Karen, was great! Very knowledgeable, answered all our questions, and was very accommodating. The skies were threatening and the radar showed thunderstorm. I didn’t have rain gear and my paper map started to melt over my head from the rain so Karen offered to reschedule...More

1  Thank Susan B
Christine M, Owner at Two Chicks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for being an intrepid soul, there's just something real honest about pushing through less then ideal conditions and embracing what mother nature gives you. The review helps us stay relevant in a noisy online world, thanks for providing it.

Questions & Answers
Ask a question
14 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Rachel L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don’t know.
dina o
19 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from SabrinaBBB | Reviewed this property |
2 hours
Travellers Also Viewed
New Orleans Garden District Walking...
92 Reviews
from US$ 25.00*
Garden District and Cemetery Walking...
47 Reviews
from US$ 25.00*
New Orleans Garden District and...
19 Reviews
from US$ 20.00*
Special Offer
Garden District and Cemetery Private...
2 Reviews
from US$ 160.00*
US$ 200.00
Frequently bought together
Special Offer
Steamboat Natchez Jazz Dinner Cruise
1,043 Reviews
from US$ 44.50*
US$ 48.00
Special Offer
New Orleans Ghost, Voodoo, and...
727 Reviews
from US$ 14.99*
US$ 26.50
Special Offer
Steamboat Natchez Harbor Cruise
726 Reviews
from US$ 31.50*
US$ 34.00
Small-Group Tour of Oak Alley and...
301 Reviews
from US$ 115.00*
St. Louis Cemetery Tour
81 Reviews
from US$ 25.00*
French Quarter Stroll
74 Reviews
from US$ 29.99*
Brothels Bordellos And Ladies Of The...
19 Reviews
from US$ 24.99*
Skeptic's Ghost Tour of New Orleans
5 Reviews
from US$ 24.99*
Special Offer
New Orleans' City of the Dead...
445 Reviews
from US$ 11.99*
US$ 26.50
New Orleans Garden District Walking...
92 Reviews
from US$ 25.00*
The Ultimate 5-in-1 Haunted Tour...
461 Reviews
from US$ 25.00*
New Orleans French Quarter Segway Tour
332 Reviews
from US$ 64.99*