Hg2 : The Hedonist

Garden District

For a glimpse into the lifestyles of the rich and famous, take a walk through Garden District. After the Louisiana Purchase, the new Yankee residents settled in this area of subdivided plantations and built mansions set within large lots. Local architects thrived on commissions for Victorian palaces, the plantings grew verdant in the mild climate, and soon the spot had its own name: the Garden District. The Lafayette No. 1 Cemetery, just across from Commander’s Palace restaurant on Washington Avenue, is safe for exploring. Numerous celebrities own homes in the Garden District.

Address
Prytania St. (between Jackson Ave. and Louisiana Ave.),
Garden District
Opening Times
Open daylight hours.
Price
Explore this venue in our app

Sign up for our newsletter

We'd love to keep you up-to-date with what's really going on around the world, from the hottest new restaurants and mind-blowingly beautiful hotels, to thumping underground clubs and world-class art galleries. Sign up to learn more - we promise you it'll be worth it...

X

Follow Us