Voodoo Queen Tour
Voodoo & Marie Laveau
Voodoo (or voudou)is a religion practiced in New Orleans consisting of various African magical beliefs and rites that have become mixed with Catholic elements. The word “Voodoo” means “spirit” also an invisible, mysterious force that can intervene in human affairs.
During this tour, you will learn how the culture of New Orleans helped shape Voodoo and spark the start of Jazz. No family in history had a greater impact on voodoo than the Laveau family and no place in the world had a greater impact on Jazz than Congo Square. We will discuss the controversies and conspiracies surrounding Marie Laveau’s final resting place and visit the location of her original homestead. You will stop by an authentic voodoo shop and voodoo temple during the 11AM Tour, and learn about the founding of the first free black neighborhood in American history
You will be accompanied by a licensed tour guide who will share with you the fascinating history of our city including Voodoo, Jazz, African American History, and more.
|Two tour times daily:|
Time: 11:00AM and 6:30PM
Length: 90 minutes
Location: New Orleans Ghost Adventures
620 Decatur Street #600 Book Now »