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After October 1st, Save Our Cemeteries will no longer be offering the St. Louis Cemetery No. 2 walking tour. The combination St. Louis Cemeteries No. 1 and 2 tour will still be available, and may increase in frequency.
Save Our Cemeteries is partnering with New Orleans Catholic Cemeteries to bring you an evening of refinement to benefit Cemetery preservation in New Orleans. The event will be held at St. Louis Cemetery No. 3 on October 26th, from 6:30 to 10pm. Live music will be provided by the Truffle Honies and the Courtyard Kings. Visit our events page to reserve your table now!
We're excited to share that beginning June 1, 2017, we will be offering tours in Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 at 1:00 pm daily, in addition to our 10:30 am tours.
We are pleased to announce that the restoration of the Karstendiek Tomb is well underway - head to our blog to see more detailed restoration progress photos and information.


Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 - in New Orleans' historic Garden District.
Daily at 10:30 am & 1:00 pm.

St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 - just outside the historic French Quarter.
Monday through Saturday at 10:00am, 11:30 am, and 1:00 pm. Sunday at 10 am.

St. Louis Cemetery No. 2 - a few blocks from the historic French Quarter.
This tour is only offered on the fourth Sunday of the month, and the second and fourth Monday of each month, at 10:00 am. *After October 1st, this tour will no longer be offered*

St. Louis Cemeteries nos. 1 & 2 Combo Tour - this combination tour is offered every Friday, Saturday, and Monday, as well as on the second and fourth Wednesday of the Month, at 9:30 am.

Reservations are required, so please book your tickets online. You must book online at least two hours before the tour begins.


PLEASE NOTE: Although SOC conducts tours 7 days per week, our office is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and all major holidays. Office hours are 9 am to 5 pm CT, Monday through Friday.

All Saints Soiree

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Thursday, October 26, 2017
St. Louis Cemetery No. 3, 3421 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70119

Patron Party: 6:30 p.m.
Soiree: 7:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.

In partnership with New Orleans Catholic Cemeteries. Live entertainment provided by the Truffle Honies and the Courtyard Kings. Honorary Chair: Poppy Tooker

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Save Our Cemeteries is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit in New Orleans, LA. Our mission is to preserve, protect, and promote the historic cemeteries of New Orleans through restoration, education, and advocacy.

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