Tomb of Marie Laveau Tour
Join a pilgrimage to the tomb of famed New Orleans Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau! With recent rules allowing only licensed tours into St. Louis Cemetery #1, we added this special tour so that HexFest participants could be sure to visit the final resting place of New Orleans' most venerated spiritual leader.
- Explore the history and mystery of Congo Square, where Voodoo dances gave birth to the magic of jazz.
- Visit a church veiled in Voodoo secrets, featuring a statue of Saint Expedite and the world's tallest statue of St. Jude.
- Finally, end your tour at St. Louis Cemetery #1, where you'll pay homage one of history's most magical priestesses, the enigmatic and empowering Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau!