New Orleans Cemetery History Tour
Our popular Cemetery History Tour is leisurely daytime stroll into St. Louis Cemetery # 1, our oldest City of the Dead. We will explore tomb architecture, burial procedures, and visit the tomb of New Orleans' most infamous Voodoo Queen, Marie Laveau. This historical tour of the cemetery takes you back in time and recounts the days of when wealth was measured by how expensive one's tomb was!
The 2 hour walking tour is offered daily at 10:00 AM and Monday - Saturday at 1:15 PM (The cemetery is closed at noon on Sunday therefore, no afternoon Sunday Tour) and departs from Rev. Zombie's Voodoo Shop, 723 St. Peter Street, between Bourbon & Royal Streets across from Preservation Hall. Adults $25.00, Students/Senior/Military $18.00, Children 6-11 $14.00. Please arrive 20 minutes prior to tour time. Tours operate rain or shine. There are no tours on the afternoon of Christmas Eve December 24, and all day for Christmas Day, December 25, and Mardi Gras Day.