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Black History Walking Tour of St. Louis Cemetery No. 2

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Stop At: St Louis Cemetery No 2, 300 Claiborne Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112

As subjects of France and Spain, free people of color in Louisiana were allowed to
 prosper before the Louisiana Purchase, unlike those in other parts of America. Most of them who bought vaults and tombs in St. Louis No. 2 were free before the Civil War.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Departure Point
Backatown Coffee Parlour, 301 Basin St Suite 1, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Departure Time
10:00 AM
1h 30m
Return Details
Saint Louis Cemetery No. 2, 300 N Claiborne Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
  • Entry/Admission - St Louis Cemetery No 2
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Terrain is uneven.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • All tours leave on-time, rain or shine.
  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the tour begins.
  • Tip: DO NOT rely on the streetcars (trolleys) to run on time. You may be late and/or miss the tour.
  • Suggested items to bring: bottled water, sunscreen, comfortable shoes, hats, umbrellas (to protect from rain and provide shade).
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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 3 weeks ago

Great visit to Saint Louis No. 2. Tour guide was very knowledgeable about those buried inside as well as New Orleans history. Many stories that illuminated the Civil War, Reconstruction, jazz musicians, and some notable figures of national consequence. Dress appropriately as the weather in...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Michael P
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