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Voodoo and Cemetery Tour

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Overview
Explore the history of Voodoo in New Orleans on a walking tour of the French Quarter. Your historian guide leads you through the oldest surviving cemetery in the city, Saint Louis Cemetery No. 1, and show you the final resting place of ‘Voodoo Queen’ Marie Laveau. On the way to the cemetery, stop by destinations such as New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum, and learn more about Voodoo practices and legends.
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You'll start at
620 Decatur St
620 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USAMeet us at the Red Door Tour Booth outside Landry's Seafood.
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    St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
    Enter into the cemetery and learn about our burial style.
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You'll end at
620 Decatur St
620 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USAMeet us at the Red Door Tour Booth outside Landry's Seafood.
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Highlights
  • Hear live commentary from your guide
  • Discover subtle details about Saint Louis Cemetery No. 1
  • Walking tour suitable for people with moderately level of fitness
  • Proceed at a leisurely pace through the French Quarter
Important Information
Departure Point
620 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local taxes
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Michael G wrote a review 3 Dec.
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Great tour and we loved the historical tie bits. Our guide Shawn was fantastic. Wish we had had time to do more tours.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Lori H wrote a review 1 Dec.
3 contributions
My family of 12 ages 21-74 (including 1 wheelchair) all enjoyed this tour. Our guide Shawn Bird was not only knowledgeable but clearly very interested in the topics and engaged. His energy and excitement in sharing his knowledge adds an intangible extra to make this a really
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Date of experience: November 2019
dosgatoslocos wrote a review Nov. 2019
8 contributions
Matt was a great guide. The cemetery was amazing and we learned a lot about why New Orleans cemeteries are the way they are and the customs behind burials. We also learned a lot about voodoo and dispelled some of the legends behind this religion.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Noelle R wrote a review Oct. 2019
3 contributions
Peyton was an excellent tour guide! She did a wonderful job explaining how much more to Voodoo there is than what we've all been told from movies. This tour was the perfect balance of history, the voodoo religion and cemetery tour. Because you cant get into St. Louis Cemetery
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Date of experience: October 2019
jhgolden0807 wrote a review Oct. 2019
29 contributions48 helpful votes
Ok. I booked the Voodoo and Cemetery tour with a lot of trepidation. I wanted to see St. Louis #1, but wasn't keen on the voodoo stuff. Wow, was I surprised. We had an outstanding guide in Anna who gave us an amazing tour loaded with history and the origin of the cultural,
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