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  1. United States
  2. Louisiana
  3. New Orleans
  4. Jackson Square

New Orleans: French Quarter, Cemetery, and Voodoo Tour

Product ID: 40205
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Enjoy 3 tours in 1 on this 2-hour walking tour. Explore the French Quarter and Armstrong Park in the district of Treme. Visit the City of the Dead, the oldest cemetery in New Orleans. Learn burial customs and see the Voodoo Queen, Marie Laveau's tomb.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the historic French Quarter of New Orleans
  • Experience the Creole culture of the Treme neighborhood
  • Learn about the Queen of Voodoo, Marie Laveau
  • Visit St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, the oldest of the city's Catholic cemeteries
Full description
Immerse yourself in the mystical life - and after-life - of New Orleans on a 2-hour walking tour that combines 3 experiences in one.

From the banks of the Mississippi River to the St. Louis No. 1 Cemetery, this tour covers a lot of ground. Explore the lively French Quarter and the Armstrong Park in the historic neighborhood of Treme, center of the city’s African American culture. Learn how and why the dead are buried above ground, and how the vaults work at St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, the oldest and most famous of the city’s cemeteries. Hear the history of Marie Laveau, Queen of Voodoo!

Walk through Armstrong Park, formerly known as Congo Square, where slaves danced and were reunited with family members they had been separated from at the time of their enslavement. 
Includes
  • Licensed guides
  • Walking tour of the French Quarter, Treme, and St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks (it's strongly advised that you bring plenty of water)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide at 400 Royal St., at the corner of Conti and Royal Streets.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Please wear comfortable shoes, and bring water
• The tour does not run on 24 and 25 December, Mardi Gras Day and Thanksgiving Day
• There is a $1 cash fee per person required for cemetery entry
Save up to 55%

From US$ 25 US$ 11.25 per person

Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 337 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
4.5/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
4.8/5

Organized by

Witches Brew Tours LLC

Product ID: 40205