St. Louis #1 Cemetery Architecture Tour
Meander through New Orleans' oldest cemetery. You won't believe what these tombs tell about New Orleans unique burial practices, its history, architecture and quirky inhabitants.
What You Will Do
- Enjoy a guided stroll through a historic cemetery
- Our local guides share their family stories about everything you need to know about being buried in the family tomb
- Get an up-close look at the final resting places of famous New Orleans figures, like Marie Laveau, Bernard Marigny and Homer Plessey
- See the future resting place of actor Nicholas Cage
Visitors to St Louis #1 must be accompanied by a tour guide that is registered with the Archdiocease of New Orleans. Welcome to New Orleans Tours has experienced local guides that have a sense of humor, know New Orleans history, and are licensed with the Archdiocease and City of New Orleans.
Visitors to the cemetery may not mark tombs in any way, shape or form. No x marks are allowed on Marie Laveau's tomb, and no red lipstick kisses are permitted on Nicholas Cage's tomb.
Please bring water, a hat, and an umbrella. Visitors to St Louis #1 must be accompanied by a tour guide that is registered with the Archdiocease of New Orleans.
Full refunds for cancellations made at least 24 hours in advance.