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   Lafayette Cemetery #1 Tour

Special Discounts

1-4 people $15.00 per person
5 or more $10.00 per person
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In New Orleans we do things differently. Celebrating a life well lived. (Photo © The Advocate.)

    History

Lafayette Cemetery #1 was established in 1833 on the site of the former Livaudais Sugar Plantation.

Lafayette Cemetery holds the remains of citizens from twenty-six different countries. The cemetery was never segregated by race, ethnicity, or religious denomination. Click here to see the Hatfields' inventory and index to tombs in Lafayette #1 Cemetery.

Click here to watch our own video tribute to the permanent residents of Lafayette Cemetery#1.

   Tour Details

If you'd like you get away from downtown, take a leisurely ride on our city's famous St. Charles streetcar line to this iconic cemetery. For your convenience, we've created a annotated map for you, available above in the Location section.

Meet your scheduled tour guide at the Main Gate near 1400 Washington Ave.

We welcome volunteer and/or student groups with generous discounts. We also offer a discount for any group of six or more traveling together.

If you have any questions, or if you're ready to reserve your tour, don't hesitate to contact us at 504-914-2039 or info@tour-new-orleans.com.