CEMETERY WALKING TOURS
Daily at 10:30 am.
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.
St. Louis Cemeteries nos. 1 & 2 Combo Tour - this combination tour is offered every Saturday, as well as on the second and fourth Wednesday of the Month, at 12:30pm.
Mourning in Louisiana Tour - Offered in partnership with Louisiana Landmarks Society. The tour showcases both the historic Pitot House museum and St. Louis Cemetery No. 3. Offered on Fridays in October and November only, at 1:30pm.
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.
UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS
Photo © Judi Botoni.
Come join Save Our Cemeteries on Monday October 24, 2016, and help make a difference in the community! We will be conducting clean-ups in Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 from 9:00am until 12:00pm – but we can’t do it without help.
If you are interested in volunteering for this clean-up, please email your contact information to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Photo © Stephanie Ryan Cameron.
Please join Save Our Cemeteries and Anne Rice's Vampire Lestat Fan Club (ARVLFC) for a celebration of the upcoming restoration of the Karstendiek Family tomb in historic Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, at the upcoming Karstendiek Tomb Reception to be held on Thursday, October 27th, 2016 at 5:30pm.
Photo © to Stephanie Ryan Cameron.
Join us for our next "Tombs by Twilight" tour on October 22nd at 5:30pm!
Proceeds from the Tombs by Twilight Tours benefit restoration efforts in historic St. Louis Cemetery No. 1.
The tour showcases both the historic Pitot House museum and St. Louis Cemetery No. 3, with light refreshments to be served afterwards.
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.
Save Our Cemeteries depends on the kindness & generosity of people like you to support our work of preserving, protecting & promoting the historic cemeteries of New Orleans.