Explore some of New Orleans' fascinating history, including its dark side, with this 2-hour French Quarter history and Ghost walking tour. Step back in time, admiring wrought-iron balconies, magnificent mansions, vibrant pastel-colored homes, and pure Cajun and Creole sounds and aromas. Learn how this beauty hides a slightly scandalous world full of gruesome history, hauntings and voodoo secrets that make the French Quarter of New Orleans one of the most haunted places in the world. We tell of villains and of heroes and how many of them still occupy a bit of the oldest part of New Orleans.
Go inside the haunted Soule Mansion, built in 1830, and learn about its often bawdy past. Step out onto the balcony and enjoy a breathtaking view of the magical place at night, and learn the secrets that lie hidden in the shadows.
Ultimate French Quarter History & Ghostbuster Tour
Adult – $25.00 per person Children – $15.00 per person Veteran – $15.00 per person
Approximately 2 Hours
Meet your guide in Pirates Alley in the French Quarter and beyond simply gazing at the exteriors of magnificent and mysterious mansions with this tour. Go inside the haunted Soule Mansion, built in 1830, and learn about its often bawdy past. Step out onto the balcony and enjoy a breathtaking view of the magical place at night, and remember the secrets that lie hidden in the shadows.
Hear entertaining true tales of the Vieux Carré that will cause gasps of both horror and delight, amazement and appreciation. Learn about suicides and murders, buildings and sites fraught with historical importance, and events that are the subjects of countless movies and speculation. Keep your cameras ready to capture an elusive orb or apparation. Listen to the tales of vampires, voodoo, ghosts, saints and scoundrels.
There’s no need for theatrics when history is this fascinating. Theatrical and entertaining – 5 star rated guides.
Please wear comfortable walking shoes and be ready for the weather. We will walk about a mile at a leisurely pace, stopping halfway through for a short break at the Haunted Mansion.
Open to people of all ages!
We have French Speaking Guides Available for Group Tours
Walk-ups are welcome, but due to limited availability we recommend advanced purchase.