Explore the lavish Garden District of New Orleans, home to the rich and famous. This elegant neighborhood was built in the 1800s to rival the beauty and splendor of the French Quarter.
Departs from 723 St Peter, New Orleans, LA 70119
Join us on this unique New Orleans cemetery and voodoo tour and discover one of the most interesting sites in New Orleans. The city’s past and present cultures merge most intriguingly in her cemeteries, where you learn about the remarkable history of New Orleans and relive the stories of her people.
Walk with us as we guide you through New Orleans’ oldest cemetery, St. Louis No. 1, where we explore our unique burial customs and the history of the city memorialized within the cemetery walls. Witness the interesting architecture that represents our unusual burial methods and step back in time on this informative walk through New Orleans history.
St. Louis No. 1 is the resting place of one of our most famous and intriguing residents — Marie Laveau. Our cemetery tour also delves into the misunderstood practice of voodoo, exploring its West African origins and Catholic influences.
Don’t miss this unforgettable tour that combines two of New Orleans’ most interesting curiosities! This tour is about one hour and 45 minutes to two hours. Total walking distance is about a mile.