Join us for a New Orleans Ghost Tour in the haunted French Quarter

Ghosts, Voodoo, Demons, and more on our haunted tours of New Orleans

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Explore New Orleans' French Quarter on a Guided Ghost Tour

When it comes to ghosts and hauntings, New Orleans is a city that few others can rival. New Orleans’ ghosts, voodoo, hoodoo, and hauntings helped shape this haunted city into what it is today. On our New Orleans Ghost Tours, we’ll take you on a trip into our haunted history, introducing you to the ghosts which still haunt the living, today.

  • Do you think a Ghost Tour, after dark, in the French Quarter, isn't for you? WRONG! Whether you're a believer, a skeptic, or someone in between, you'll find yourself having a great time exploring New Orleans' most haunted locations!
  • Did you know that New Orleans is considered the Most Haunted City in America? Why are there so many ghosts and hauntings in the French Quarter? You'll learn the secrets of New Orleans' haunted history on our tours.
  • While our tours focus on the ghosts and hauntings of the French Quarter, you'll also hear about Voodoo, true crime and the ghosts they created, the ghosts of New Orleans' Vice Districts, haunted mansions, and much more!

Our haunted New Orleans Tours are a perfect combination of New Orleans’ better known haunted locations and some off the beaten path locations that other tour companies neglect. You will get to go to the LaLaurie Mansion and hear the real story behind the hauntings there, and you’ll also get to hear about secret brothels and hidden haunted treasures that New Orleans is notoriously known for.


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The Ghosts of New Orleans Tour

Join Ghost City on one of New Orleans' most popular ghost tours, the Ghosts of New Orleans Tour. The Ghosts of New Orleans Tour is a mix of New Orleans’ most famous haunted locations, as well as some disturbing, lesser-known haunted locations.

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Our Adults Only Haunted Tour

The Killers and Thrillers Ghost Tour

Leave the kids behind. The Killer and Thrillers Tour is New Orleans' ONLY adults only ghost tour. Mature content and language is guaranteed on the Killers and Thrillers Ghost Tour. Prostitution, murders, suicides...its all on this tour.

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New Orleans Haunted Pub Crawl

New Orleans Ghost Tour Pub Crawl

If there are two things New Orleans is especially well known for, it is our ghosts and our bars. On our Haunted Pub Crawl, we’ll explore the darker side of New Orleans' hauntings as we sip on some of New Orleans’ finest beverages!

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St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, the location for our Cemetery Tours

New Orleans Cemetery Tour

Throughout the years, New Orleans has earned the nickname 'The City of the Dead'. In large part, due to the numerous cemeteries. Our Cemetery Tour explores St. Louis Cemetery #1, right on the border of the French Quarter.

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Are your Haunted Tours walking tours?

Yes. Since all of our ghost tours in New Orleans take place in the French Quarter, walking is the only way to go. Nobody offers driving ghost tours in the French Quarter due to traffic and the fact that many streets are shut-off at night for walking traffic.

Don't worry, our tours are very leisurely paced. The longest tour route we offer is just over 1 mile in length, with most of them being around 3/4 or a mile.

Are these Guided Tours?

Yes, all of our ghostly journeys are completely guided! Our Tour Guides are professionals at guiding tourists (and locals too) through the streets of the French Quarter. Most of them are locals who have dedicated their lives to telling the stories of New Orleans' haunted history.

Are your ghost tours pet-friendly?

With the exception of the Haunted Pub Crawl, The Cemetery Tour and the New Orleans Ghost Hunting Experience, all of our tours are pet-friendly. We are even listed on Trips With Pets, so, feel free to bring your well-behaved pet out for the tour!

Can I bring an alcoholic beverage on the tour?

Yes, since New Orleans allows anyone of legal drinking age to walk around the French Quarter with their drinks, feel free to bring a drink along for the tour. Just make sure it is in a plastic cup and nobody will hassle you. On most of the tours we offer, we also stop at a bar for a restroom break, so feel free to pick one up there too.

Do your haunted tours operate in the rain?

Yes, our tours run rain or shine. In the rain, it seems like New Orleans' haunted history comes to life just a little bit more. In the rare event that the weather is going to be on the severe side we may have to cancel a tour. If we do this, you'll have the chance to reschedule your tour, or you'll receive a full refund.

Are your Ghost Tours kid-friendly?

If you have children, our Ghosts of New Orleans Tour is the one you want to take. Your children will have a great time learning about the phantoms which play games with the living, here in New Orleans.

Why are some of your Tours 'Adults Only'?

Our Killers and Thrillers Ghost Tour is adults only because it deals with mature content. It isn't because it is super scary. (You may find it so, though). In addition, we have found that many of our guests appreciate the option of going on a tour where there are no children because it is a more enjoyable experience for them.

The Haunted Pub Crawl is an adults only ghost tour because, well, it is a tour of bars and pubs. Those establishments would frown upon us if we showed up with children in tow.

Do your Ghost Tours go inside of any Haunted Buildings?

Our Haunted Pub Crawl does go into numerous haunted buildings. Our Ghosts of New Orleans Tour and Killers and Thrillers Tour do not venture into any of the buildings we visit. Why? Most of the buildings are private residences. It doesn't matter which tour company you choose, nobody has access to them.

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There are NO Vampires on our Tours

When it comes to taking a ghost tour, few things are more disappointing than finishing your tour and realizing that everything you were told was made up. Too many companies in New Orleans do this. Here at Ghost City, all of our tours are 100% historically accurate. This means you can expect to hear the real haunted history about New Orleans' most haunted locations. You'll also learn a great deal about the non-haunted history of New Orleans along the way.

All of our haunted walks are carefully researched by the staff of Ghost City Tours. Working with the Historical Society and other great resources, we have uncovered some incredible stories that are previously unknown to the New Orleans Ghost Tour community. We have also been able to verify, and in some cases correct, the history and stories associated with New Orleans’ most haunted locations.

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