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St Louis Cemetery of New Orleans Small-Group Storytelling Tour

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    Stop At: Our Lady Of Guadalupe Church, 411 N Rampart St at Conti St, New Orleans, LA 70112-3501

    Peek into the candle-filled grotto of Our lady of Guadalupe, formerly the Mortuary Chapel.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, 425 Basin St 3421 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112-3535

    Roam the aisles on New Orleans' oldest cemetery with a storytelling guide. Includes a visit to the tomb of Marie Laveau, the Voodoo Queen.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Basin St. Station, 501 Basin St, New Orleans, LA 70112-3552

    Refresh yourself in the visitors' center, see maps, artifacts, and interactive displays about New Orleans.

    Duration: 15 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Arrow Cafe, 628 N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Departure Time
    11:00 AM
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    501 Basin St, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    • Local guide
    • Entry/Admission - St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
    • Gratuities
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Water is recommended as well as hats or umbrellas, especially in the summer
    • Walking surfaces are quite uneven so comfortable walking shoes and sturdy wheelchairs are a must
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The tour was fantastic! The small group allowed the tour to move more quickly and allow for better communication. The guide was able to provide better details and was very well informed.More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Chris F
    luckybean2016, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks, Chris! We are so honored that you chose us to show you around, and we are so happy that you had a good time touring the cemetery with James. We absolutely love so many things about keeping our groups small - we can communicate...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2019 via mobile

    If you’re interested in a small group (we had 4!) with a knowledgeable and authentic New Orleans historic storyteller- this is the tour for you. Libby is a wonderful guide and you will learn so much accurate (I briefly listened in on an adjacent tour...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Clare D
    luckybean2016, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2019

    All the other guides are telling it wrong! Just kidding, this city is full of talented historians and tour guides who are eager to share the history of New Orleans with visitors, but we pride ourselves on an easygoing, storytelling style and customizing our tours...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2019 via mobile

    Myself and my partner had a tour with Charles who was an excellent guide to not just the cemetery but New Orleans in general. When someone is telling you about the history of a site it's more than just reeling off facts, it's about the...More

    Thank stevewood86
    luckybean2016, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2019

    Charles is a top bloke! He loves New Orleans and has been telling the stories of St. Louis Cemetery for years. I am happy that he showed you and your partner some good New Orleans hospitality while you were here and I hope you come...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2019 via mobile

    Libby is an excellent storyteller. Smaller group so it was easy to have a conversation. We enjoyed her knowledge and enthusiasm about the colorful history of the people and families buried in this historical cemetery.More

    Thank jerim15
    luckybean2016, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2019

    We love love love the cemetery! Honestly, we could walk around the cemeteries of this city all day every day. So we are particularly happy when we get to show a guest or two around and share our observations. Thank you for noticing the advantages...More

    Reviewed 16 April 2019

    Fantastic, such a good guide who with her stories made this tour something extraordinary, highly recommended.More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Aasa O
    luckybean2016, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2019

    Thank you so much! We really appreciate and value every review - we are so grateful for the success we have had so far, and we are aware that it is entirely due to our guests taking the time to tell the world about their...More

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    Casper P
    26 June 2018|
    Response from Clare D | Reviewed this property |
    1 and a half hours and it is all walking.
    Casper P
    26 June 2018|
    Response from lozzapie1 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you just walk around the cemetery and the whole tour is roughly 45 minutes.
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