Longue Vue House and Gardens, New Orleans
Categories: Gardens, Historic Sites, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
Founded by philanthropists Edith and Edgar Stern, Longue Vue House and Gardens is a multifaceted historic estate featuring a world-class house museum and eight acres of stunning gardens that include an unparalleled collection of Louisiana irises in New Orleans and an interactive Discovery Garden for children of all ages.Using our world travel planner, New Orleans attractions like Longue Vue House and Gardens can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
As a National Historic Landmark that serves as one of New Orleans’ premier education and cultural resources, Longue Vue is open seven days a week to the public for tours of the home and gardens, special events and programs.
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Just minutes from downtown New Orleans Longue Vue is worth the visit. Beautiful gardens you can wonder through and then take a guided tour of about an hour of the mansion. The mansion has a rich histo... read more »
The Mansion is in great condition. There are numerous antiques, artifacts and artwork throughout. The mural on the 2nd floor is especially interesting. The grounds are also well maintained. Definitely... read more »
This home is a post antebellum home located on 8 acres. The house has 22,000 square feet of rooms, 8 dependencies and 16 garden areas. The tour guide was a walking text book of knowledge about this hi... read more »
This was an amazing day trip. I took my 3 year old daughter and although the tour of the house was not long, she was antsy and ready to go toward the end. We went on a rather hot day, but it did not deter from how amazing this place is. We loved walking through the gardens and making a day of it. We will definitely be back! Also, we are a military family, and I was fully ready to pay for our trip, but military is free! Extra bonus!
Kim N Dom Triano
Longue Vue House & Garden was over the top beautiful and relaxing. Oh my gosh, worth the time and money. A must see!!
Great place for kids....loved it!
Beautiful. Definitely recommend!
Great place to take pictures!!
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