Oakland Cemetery is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. At least 16 Shreveport mayors, 10 political figures and over a thousand veterans are buried there. Other notable persons include the first Jewish settler in NW Louisiana, the first female settler of Shreveport, the first black physician of Shreveport, and great-granddaughter of Martha Washington (step-great-granddaughter of George Washington).
Open day-light hours 7 days a week
- Walking Tours
- National Register of Historic Places
- Open Year-Round
- Free Admission
- All Ages