Tour New Orleans’ Garden District

Grab a Mint Julep and put on your virtual walking shoes because today is the final post of the New Orleans series and we are going to tour the Garden District. As Barbara Barry reminds us that “beauty is in our surroundings”, I write this post to share some of the beautiful details of the neighborhood that I grew up in – for the benefit of friends and readers headed to New Orleans this month. The homes you will see in this post are all in the Garden District, one of the older neighborhoods built between 1832-1900 on the highest ground available in New Orleans.

Garden District Home, New Orleans Houses, historical landmark on www.CourtneyPrice.comAbove is the house I grew up in, one of the earliest examples of Italianate Architecture in [Read more…]