Garden District Tour

AW Bosworth Home in the historic Garden District of New Orleans
Mansion In The Garden District

Enjoy this leisurely 2-hour stroll through the “American Sector” of New Orleans. This Uptown neighborhood boasts shady oaks that frame the beautiful mansions of this historic area. The neighborhood is a historic neighborhood home to several well-known homes. Homes such as Col Short’s Villa that boasts one of the 3 examples of a cast iron cornstalk fence. The Garden District is home to such celebrities as Sandra Bullock and John Goodman, as well as having 2 homes that Anne Rice used as the backdrop to her “Vampire Lestat” series and “The Witching Hour” series. “American Horror Story” used the Buckner Mansion for the exterior shots of Season 3 “Coven”. This tour includes an above ground cemetery tour in the Lafayette #1 cemetery. This beautiful city-owned cemetery is the home of several society tombs for fire fighters. This cemetery has some wonderful examples of “Woodman’s of the World” monuments, and some beautiful above ground tombs. 

Garden District Tour