Discover the secrets buried in New Orleans’ oldest and most famous graveyard on a guided tour of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1.
Explore Our First American City
Explore the lavish Antebellum section of New Orleans that was the original city of Lafayette, our first American city. This elegant neighborhood was built in the 1800s to rival the beauty and splendor of the French Quarter. Visit the Lafayette Cemetery, where many movies are filmed.
See the homes of the rich and famous, including the former homes of Anne Rice and Nicholas Cage. See the home were Jefferson died along with other treasures on this two-hour-long walking tour.
Tours operate rain or shine. There are no tours Mardi Gras Day.
**Currently, Lafayette Cemetery is closed for renovations. This does not, however, diminish the enjoyment of the tour. The short cemetery portion of the tour will be addressed outside of the gates. You will still get the same information and be able to photograph through the gate. We apologize for this inconvenience.