Garden District Tours

No trip to New Orleans would be complete without a tour of the Garden District. The most impressive neighborhood in New Orleans, you'll be amazed by the architecture, historic homes, and stories of the people who called the Garden District home

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Get to know the characters who built the Garden District into what it is today

You can’t visit New Orleans without spending some time walking the tree-lined streets of the Garden District. Stroll around one of the most beautiful and historically rich neighborhoods in America. The Garden District is known for its amazing architecture, intriguing past, and interesting characters who have lived and played in old “Lafayette City.”

Our Garden District Tour takes the unique angle of focusing on the influential people and historic figures who have lived in the Garden District. Of course, you are still going to see the famous homes and the amazing architecture; However, we tell the story of the Garden District through the stories of the people who helped make the Garden District what it is today. Eccentric characters, Plantation owners and Military Generals have all lived in the Garden District. History is much more interesting when told through the stories of the people.

The Garden District Tour is a 90-minute walking tour that covers about 1 mile. We meet at The Rink Shopping Center and finish the tour less than a block away, inside of Lafayette Cemetery.

  • Historic Homes of the Garden District
  • You'll learn about the unique Architecture found throughout the Garden District
  • Our Garden District Tour also includes a walk through Lafayette Cemetery
  • and much more!
Sunday-Saturday: 11 am and 2 pm
Ages 12+: $19.99
Ages 6-11: $9.99
Ages 5 & under: Free
All Ages
History Tour

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Our friendly Guest Services Reps are available from 8 am - midnight, 7 days per week. We can answer any questions you may have, take your order, and email you your tickets right away!

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You must purchase tickets in advance

You're not the only one wanting to join us for a tour of the Garden District. Our tours in New Orleans often sell out. We wouldn't want you to just show up and find there are not any tickets left. You must purchase your tickets in advance.

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New Orleans's #1 Garden District Tour

Gallivanter Tours offers the most unique Garden District Tour in New Orleans. Don't take the chance with lesser known 'bargain tour companies'. Go with the proven best, in Gallivanter Tours.

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Group Rates

if you're buying tickets for the Garden District Tour, for 15 or more people you'll save money!

Where does our Garden District Tour start?

The Garden District Tour meets at the intersection of Prytania and Washington Streets, in the heart of the Garden District. Our starting location is conveniently located next to The Rink Shopping Center, located at 272 Prytania Street. You are able to grabs drinks inside before the tour starts or use the restroom.

What about parking?

Parking isn't usually much of a problem in the Garden District. Within a few minutes of driving, you should easily find on street parking with the immediate vicinity of the starting location.

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Our Garden District Tour often sells out

Our tours often sell out quickly. Don't wait until the last minute to purchase your tickets. You can purchase them online or by calling us at (855) 44TOURS.