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French Quarter History and Ghost Buster Tour

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Highlights
  • Explore the French Quarter's most haunted locales on an evening ghost tour
  • Hear true stories and tall tales from an entertaining guide
  • Go inside a pre-Civil War Creole mansion with a haunted past
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French Quarter History and Ghost Buster Tour
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French Quarter History and Ghost Buster Tour
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Overview
Delve deep into New Orleans’ haunted history on an evening French Quarter walking tour that doesn’t just walk by the mysterious Soulé Mansion, it takes you inside to experience its well-documented paranormal activity for yourself. Hear tales of murder, mayhem, voodoo, and vampires from your guide as you look for evidence of ghosts and stroll the lamplit streets and squares of America’s most haunted city.
What to Expect

When the sun goes down, connect with your guide next to the St. Louis Cathedral in the French Quarter, and set off by foot to explore the historic heart of New Orleans. Stroll down dimly lit streets lined by iron-lace balconies and curious storefronts while a guide shares the true tales of scandals, crimes, and mysterious events that shocked the city.

While most tours just take you in front of stately Creole mansions, this one shows you inside one of the most notorious—the circa-1830 Soulé Mansion. Learn about its bawdy and tragic past, including stints as both a nightclub and Civil War orphanage, and step onto the balcony to share the view of unlucky former residents. After visiting this and other supposedly haunted sites, be sure to check your photos for orbs and other evidence of paranormal activity.

The tour ends at the departure location.

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Reviewed 4 days ago
Living Social - A bargain!

We went on this tour our first night in New Orleans. We had been on many ghost tours in other cities, and we knew this was a history tour basically, but we were wanting a little more scare! We did learn a lot that we...More

Thank Cheryl4831
Finis S, Owner at Famous French Quarter History and Ghostbuster Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review, we were happy to share the spooky history of the city with your group.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
French Quater Tour

Our tour guide Adele was awesome. You can tell she really enjoys her job. She knows more about New Orleans than anybody else we spoke with. It was 100% worth it.

Thank emitch0031
Finis S, Owner at Famous French Quarter History and Ghostbuster Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks so much for sharing the great experience. She is wonderful to work with and a great tour guide.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
History and ghost stories and lots more.

The tour was so much more fun than I expected. Skeptical, I went with my family. We were able to tour the French Quarter with a wonderful guide (Mimi) and go inside the mansion, upstairs to the ultra fancy ballroom and into a hidden courtyard...More

3  Thank drdavidrobertsonjr
Finis S, Owner at Famous French Quarter History and Ghostbuster Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for writing the lovely review - Hope you guys weren't too frightened, we had a great time with you all.

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile
Educational mostly

It was an awesome education for sure and the tour guide, Adele, was well versed and relaxed. Her style was like telling stories to a group of friends. Super creepy at times, but that's what you'd want on this type of tour. The only thing...More

1  Thank Ericka R
Finis S, Manager at Famous French Quarter History and Ghostbuster Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

How nice of you to share such a sweet story. Adele is lovely and she is always delightful and entirely. Your curious nature can rest easy. Her 'drink here' 'buy stuff here' stories are her own. So if she makes a recommendation it is as...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile
The Ghost busters tour

We had the best tour guide! Highly recommend this tour for the history around Jackson Square/New Orleans.

1  Thank Leshia B
Finis S, Owner at Famous French Quarter History and Ghostbuster Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thanks Leshia for taking the time to recommend us. We are very happy that you had such a good time with your guide.

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Oops sorry my husband corrected me. He says that building is only available on Tuesdays😞.
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