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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.

Region: New Orleans
Duration: 1 hour
Cancellation: 24 hours in advance.

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

What's Included

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.

Additional Information

  • 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.

425 Basin St, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA