Oakland Cemetery

Oakland Cemetery Photo


1000 Milam St
Shreveport LA 71101

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


General Information
  • Open Year-Round
  • Free Admission