St. Louis Cemetery #1 houses the tombs of many notable historic figures and most notably that of the esteemed Voodoo Priestess Marie Laveau. Her tomb is the 2nd most visited gravesite in the USA, behind only Elvis’!!! Bring your camera to capture the picturesque decay and if you’re lucky some paranormal activity.
Collect your prayers and wishes. We are the ONLY cemetery tour that performs a unique group ritual/blessing at the tomb of Marie Laveau. Along the way, we'll make a brief stop at Congo Square to share with you some of our rich VOODOO history, and then, we'll visit one of the cities first mortuaries!