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Tips from locals
Start at Commanders Palace with brunch, walk the area after. There is a cemetery right across the street and mansions all around.
A great way to see this beautiful area of New Orleans is to leisurely hop on the streetcar and hop off when you would like to get off to walk around, eat, drink, etc.
Garden District is known for its variety of historic homes, from colorful row houses to Classic Revival mansions and charming cottages shadowed by giant oak trees. These beautiful homes and gardens line many blocks of this neighborhood, making it most famous for its stunning architecture.