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.

  • Time: 10:30 AM- 12:00 PM
  • 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.
  • $30 adults; $25 seniors, students, active military; kids under 12, free.