This Unique Louisiana Cemetery Is Hauntingly Beautiful

In New Orleans, there are some truly incredible cemeteries—but it is arguable that Metairie Cemetery takes the cake. Here at Only in Louisiana we’ve gathered some of the most beautiful pictures and amazing history of this cemetery for you to enjoy:

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So, consider taking a stop in at the other foot of Canal Street, where Canal meets Metairie Road. You’ll have an amazing time. Have you ever been to this cemetery before? Which part of it really caught your eye?