Best Haunted Tours in New Orleans
Are you looking for a good scare? Want to learn about New Orleans and its mystifying culture? Scheduling a haunted tour with New Orleans’ own French Quarter Phantoms offers travelers a unique, fun, and spooky experience.
French Quarter Phantoms’ haunted tour guides are well-educated, with degrees in history, forensic anthropology, music, education, literature, and theatre. Because of their educational background, tour guides can answer questions and give you a worthwhile experience. Our guided tours include:
Ghost and Vampire Tour: This guided tour is considered number one in New Orleans. The walking tour offers tourists stories of local hauntings and vampire lore. On this tour, French Quarter Phantoms guides tell the elaborate and real story of Madame LaLaurie and the LaLaurie Mansion.
French Quarter History and Voodoo Tour: In this haunted tour, you’ll learn all about the history of voodoo, and visit the home of the infamous VooDoo Priestess herself, Marie Laveau. Walk the streets of the historic French Quarter and hear all about our storied past.
Canal St. Cemeteries & Katrina Memorial Tour: In a city as old as ours, the dead outnumber the living. Take a walk with us through some of our historic cemeteries and Hurricane Katrina memorials. The beautiful architectural details illustrate how we honor our dead here in New Orleans.
If you’re easily spooked and would rather keep it to non-haunted history, we offer several other tours that bring you to some of the most interesting places in New Orleans with our knowledgeable tour guides:
Saints and Sinners Tour: This is a perfect guided tour if you want to learn about the city's strange and beautiful culture. Explore its dark, lawless past, and its Roman Catholic history. Black magic, Voodoo, and Catholic altars make New Orleans one of the most exciting places to visit.
Treme Tour: This guided tour teaches travelers about New Orleans Creole and Black history. Treme is the oldest African-American neighborhood in the United States. It is sure to please all visitors with its fun, jazzy music and culture.
Garden District Tour: Fairytale like magnolias, live oaks, and stunning crepe myrtles. This walking tour allows you to explore this magical neighborhood where famous authors, musicians, and artists live. The tour guides will tell you the fantastic story of how this area fits into New Orleans' rich culture.
Music of NOLA Tour (Private Tour): If you love music, then this is the New Orleans tour for you. You will love dancing your way through this walking tour as you learn about and listen to fantastic jazz and zydeco music.
True Crime Tour (Private Tour): This private walking tour allows you to learn about some of the most famous New Orleans crimes, from past to present.
New Orleans has so much to offer to its visitors. Scheduling an authentic New Orleans haunted tour or historic tour with French Quarter Phantoms can take you deep into the Quarter, where you can learn more about the music, culture, and city.