St. Louis Cemetery Walking Tour

What to expect
  • Tour the ornate passages of New Orleans’ oldest above-ground cemetery: St. Louis No. 1
  • Learn about the history of the cemetery from an Archdiocese-approved tour guide
  • Explore a full block containing over 700 tombs and 100,000 dead
  • Enjoy a glimpse into New Orlean’s early culture and enjoy stories of its resting inhabitants
This tour’s gravy is in its … graves. That’s because you’ll be checking out New Orleans’ oldest and most infamous cemetery: St. Louis No. 1.

This city of the dead features narrow passages lined with above ground vaults, and eerie and ornate architecture. You’ll be led by a local storyteller who will regale you with the history of the site, including tales of its most notorious resident, Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau. That’s good news, since only with an Archdiocese approved tour guide can you gain access these hallowed grounds.

Get lost in the site’s labyrinthine passages and your own imagination, and unearth one of the hidden treasures of the French Quarter.

Note: The exact meeting location is Given upon confirmation of booking.
Key Highlights
Price $16.00 per guest
Duration / Session 2 hours
# Sessions 1
There are no refunds; all sales are final. Tours run rain or shine.

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