Our next “Tombs by Twilight” tour is this Saturday, November 28th – the perfect way to share our historic cemeteries and beautiful city with your guests!
Save Our Cemeteries has partnered with the New Orleans Archdiocesan Cemeteries to provide you with a unique tour of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 at dusk. This exclusive evening cemetery tour departs from Richard Fiske’s Martini Bar at the Chateau LeMoyne Hotel. After a guided tour of the cemetery, guests return for complimentary drinks, appetizers and post tour socializing.
This weekend’s tour will begin at 4:00pm. Tour is only available to persons 21 years of age and older. Ticket pice is $45.00 per person, and advance reservations are required.
Founded in 1789 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 is located just steps outside of the French Quarter at the corner of St. Louis & Basin Streets. It is a maze of wall vaults, family tombs, and society tombs that artistically showcase the unique burial customs & traditions of New Orleans.
Make your reservation online easily by heading to the following page: