Guided tour

New Orleans: French Quarter Ghost and Legends Walking Tour

4.4 / 5

94 reviews

Activity provider: Haunted History Tours

New Orleans: French Quarter Ghost and Legends Walking Tour

Activity provider: Haunted History Tours

From US$ 25 per person

Discover the haunted history of New Orleans and learn about the ghosts of the French Quarter on this 2-hour walking tour. Your knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide will tell you all about their grim and ghastly deeds.

About this activity

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Get the shivers as you walk around New Orleans' French Quarter
  • Experience a popular, top-rated tour of the haunted side of New Orleans
  • Be on the lookout for paranormal activity as you explore the streets
  • Try to snap a picture of ghostly activity as you visit the city's haunted spots
  • Let your guide tell you fascinating stories of paranormal and ghostly activities
Full description

Descend into the dark history of New Orleans on a guided walking tour through the French Quarter. Feel a chill as you pass the sites of hauntings, including the Lalaurie Mansion. Hear the horrible tales behind each turn from your guide.

Meet at Rev. Zombie’s Voodoo Shop and follow your guide to the darkest corners of the city. Delve deep into the terrible past of the French Quarter as you visit the locations of documented sightings. Pass historic buildings with dark roots, including the Napoleon House and the Lalaurie Mansion.

Walk in the footsteps of sinister characters who call New Orleans home, and learn about the city's lesser-known history from your guide. Make a stop at a haunted bar and hear the story behind its chilling reputation.

Includes
  • Ghost-hunter guide
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Rev. Zombie's Voodoo Shop, 723 St. Peter Street. This is located on St. Peter Street between Bourbon and Royal streets in the French Quarter

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Rain gear
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • This tour operates rain or shine
  • You will be walking less than 1 mile
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 94 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.4/5
  • Transportation
    4.3/5
  • Value for money
    4.1/5
  • Service
    4.4/5

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Perfect mix of history and haunt! Our tour guide, Ariadne, was engaging and humorous! We would definitely recommend this tour. It won't break your budget and is quite the bargain for what you get. Such a nice way to see the Quarter and learn about the darker side of N'awlins.

May 26, 2022

Our tour was primarily a history tour, but it was so fascinating to learn about the buildings, the architecture, and the people. Our guide dabbled in stories of hauntings and ghostly experiences as we reached certain areas. I felt it was a great balance and our guide was so knowledgeable on everything. Had a blast

March 14, 2022

A great introduction to Ghost Hunting!

I wish I could remember the name of our brunette tour guide, but she was awesome! She brought humor, drama. historic facts, and geography to the tour. My husband and I had some encounters on our Ghost Hunting Tool app for our phones. Another member of the tour caught an apparition in her photos. I was concerned that it would be too much walking, but it was not at all. We wove our way through the French Quarter and were entertained all the way. I'd do it again in a heartbeat.

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February 10, 2019

Product ID: 13977