Take A Walk With Us Among The Bones Of The Dead
Every Tomb Tells A Story - St. Louis Cemetery #1
Lived Lives, Locked In History Above Ground
Above Ground Tombs And Vaults - Established 1789
Entrance Restricted - Authorized Tour Companies Only!
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Guided Historical Walking Tour Of St. Louis Cemetery #1; The Oldest Existing Cemetery In New Orleans
What you can expect
To minimize risk in the world of Covid-19 and provide the safest and best possible tour experience, The Savvy Native has moved from individual tour bookings to Private Small Group Tours. Our tours are now available only to “familiar groups” of 1-4 guests or 5-8 guests. No mixed bookings. To keep our guides working we have priced our tours at cost. We greatly appreciate your patronage during this “new normal” and look forward to our time together. The same great guides! The same great tours!
LIVED LIVES, LOCKED IN HISTORY ABOVE GROUND
Take a walk with us among the bones of the dead in St. Louis Cemetery #1. Discover the grave sites of New Orleans’ famous like Paul Morphy, the world’s greatest chess player, Homer Plessy, Marie Laveaux, The Voodoo Queen of New Orleans, living Hollywood actor Nicolas Cage and many, many, others . . .
ABOVE GROUND TOMBS AND VAULTS
Find out why, as New Orleans grew, a way to bury large numbers of people had to be found. Learn about our unique burial customs and what led to the evolution of New Orleans’ Cities of the Dead.
Due to acts of vandalism and tomb desecration entrance to the St. Louis Cemetery #1 has been restricted by the Church. You can’t visit the Cemetery on your own, you must enter with a Licensed New Orleans Tour Guide authorized by the New Orleans Catholic Cemeteries. The Savvy Native is a Registered Tour Operator for the New Orleans Catholic Cemeteries.
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