Garden District Grandeur
Beneath ancient live oaks and framed by lush gardens, the stately mansions of 19th century cotton kings and present-day movie stars have fascinating stories to tell. So do the raised tombs in New Orleans' most beautiful boneyard, Lafayette Cemetery No. 1.
Group tours daily at 10, 11, and 12 noon
Private tours to your schedule
Meet: Still Perkin' Coffee House, 2727 Prytania Street at Washington Avenue
Highlights: Architecture, history, Civil War, celebrity homes, and the tomb of the Vampire Lestat.
$45 adults; $25 seniors, students, active military; kids under 12, free.