Cemetery And Voodoo Tour - New Orleans

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    Monday - Saturday 10:00am and 1:00pm, Sunday 10:00am
  • Departure Details :
    Royal Cafe Beignet
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Stroll through the past and present of this fascinating city viewed through St. Louis Cemetery #1 (established 1789) with Robert Florence, author of New Orleans Cemeteries and City of the Dead, and New Orleans' top-rated guides. This burial ground reveals New Orleans history more vividly than any other historic site. Aboveground burial and picturesque decay combine with awesome architectural features for an unforgettable experience.

Highlights

  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Great overview and orientation of the city

Know More about this tour

From chess championPaul Morphyto civil rights pioneerHomer Plessy, and from the tombs of French Impressionist Edgar Degas family and actor Nicolas Cage to the New Orleans Musicians Tomb, hear the humorous, tragic and inspiring stories of numerous legendary New Orleanians and see many compelling burial locations, such as the notorious Easy Rider film site and the tomb of Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau.

Using Marie Laveau's tomb as a point of departure, venture into the mysteries of Voodoo, exploring the realities and myths of this curious phenomenon. Learn about its ancient West African religious basis and the crossovers it made with Roman Catholicism in slave-holding colonies, and hear about what current practitioners are doing.

Inclusions

  • Walking tour
  • Local guide

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking