St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 Is One Of New Orleans’ Spookiest Cemeteries

New Orleans has some of the most unique cemeteries in the world. We bury our dead above ground, creating hauntingly beautiful cities of the dead that attract countless visitors each year. The oldest cemetery in New Orleans happens to also be one of the spookiest, and it’s a tour every New Orleanian should add to their bucket list. Today we are exploring the history of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 and the potential spirits that just can’t seem to move on.

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