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Old Ursuline Convent Tours and Tickets

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The oldest building in the Mississippi River Valley, the Old Ursuline Convent also once functioned as a school for girls, a hospital, and an orphanage. Its rich collection of devotional art and artifacts makes it a treasure of New Orleans’s Catholic community, while ghost hunters routinely investigate the site for reports of paranormal activity.

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1100 Chartres St, New Orleans, Louisiana
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New Orleans #1 Haunted Ghost, Voodoo, & Vampire Tour

New Orleans #1 Haunted Ghost, Voodoo, & Vampire Tour

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Exploring New Orleans in the evening can seem like an intimidating quest on your own, but this ghost, voodoo, and vampire walking tour takes you to the city’s most eerie sites at night in the safety of a group with a knowledgeable guide. Stop by top attractions such as the LaLaurie Mansion and New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, all while listening to your guide’s detailed stories of the paranormal and beyond.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Adults Only New Orleans Ghost, True Crime, Voodoo and Vampire Walking Tour

Adults Only New Orleans Ghost, True Crime, Voodoo and Vampire Walking Tour

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If you're looking for a no-holds-barred fright in New Orleans, explore the city’s dark history on this adults-only tour from Hottest Hell, one of the top-rated haunted tour operators in town. Storytelling guides save the most grizzly true-crime tales, voodoo legends, and paranormal frights for this one, taking you on the choice of two different routes through the most haunted locations in the French Quarter and beyond.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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French Quarter History Tour with Cafe Du Monde Option in New Orleans
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French Quarter History Tour with Cafe Du Monde Option in New Orleans

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Discover the magic of the Vieux Carré in the morning on this historic walking tour. Accompany your friendly guide on a stroll through the French Quarter to view signature architecture and learn about the convergence of ethnic influence on this famous neighborhood, from cloistered courtyards and intricate ironwork to po’ boys and jambalaya. If option selected, end with a sugar-dusted beignet and café au lait at Cafe du Monde, a classic New Orleans institution.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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New Orleans French Quarter Walking and History Tour

New Orleans French Quarter Walking and History Tour

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Immerse yourself in the best of the French Quarter on this 2.5‐hour historical walking tour. An entertaining local guide will lead you through the Vieux Carré, along the mighty Mississippi River, and to Louis Armstrong Park and Jackson Square, describing the city’s cultural history and diverse colonial heritage. See notable literary and cinematic landmarks, bustling scenes of local life, and architectural gems including some of the nation’s oldest buildings.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Ghost, History, Murder and Mystery Combo Walking Tour

Ghost, History, Murder and Mystery Combo Walking Tour

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Save time booking lots of individual tours, and instead, go on this single combination tour that reveals stories of New Orleans’ history as well as tales of the city’s ghosts, ghouls, murders, and mysteries. Explore highlights of the vibrant French Quarter and pass by ‘The Haunted Hotel’, the Lalaurie Mansion, the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, and St. Louis Cathedral.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Haunted Crawl: New Orleans Exclusive Haunted Tour

Haunted Crawl: New Orleans Exclusive Haunted Tour

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Instead of a boozy bar crawl, take a spirited stroll on this walking tour of the French Quarter's most famous haunts. See the Lalaurie Mansion and other real-life locations of dark deeds and paranormal sightings, plus buildings featured in Hollywood horror films and TV shows like “American Horror Story.” All guides at this boutique tour operator are known for their experience and storytelling skills.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Ghost Hunt Experience--Murder, Haunts & Mystery

Ghost Hunt Experience--Murder, Haunts & Mystery

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Instead of simply hearing ghost stories, experience them yourself on one of the only interactive ghost tours in New Orleans. Join a paranormal guide at some of the most haunted locations in the French Quarter, where you will have a chance to use real ghost-hunting tools to try and pick up on paranormal activity. Plus, unlike most tours that stay on the street, this one actually takes you inside a haunted building.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Ghost, Vampire, and Voodoo Walking Tour

Ghost, Vampire, and Voodoo Walking Tour

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Learn the legends of New Orleans from a knowledgeable guide on this eerie walking tour. Follow in the footsteps of the Voodoo queen Marie Laveau, Delphine Lalaurie, who tortured and murdered enslaved people in her mansion, the mysterious Casket Girls, who some believe were vampires, and many more. As you stroll the French Quarter, drink in hand (own expense), hear true life tales and history as well.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Night Walking Tour through Haunted New Orleans

Night Walking Tour through Haunted New Orleans

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Discover why New Orleans is named the most haunted city in America on an evening walking tour through the darkened streets of the French Quarter. Storytelling guides share their own favorite tales of gruesome murders, spirited sightings, and natural disasters in lively retellings, on the sites where it all happened. Along the way, stop for drinks in atmospheric bars.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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Haunted French Quarter: Small-Group Tour

Haunted French Quarter: Small-Group Tour

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Hear the most deadly, disturbing, and tragic stories in French Quarter history, from the most fun tour in New Orleans: Voudou, hauntings, true crime, vampires, tragedies, mysteries, and more! Our tours are small groups of 15 or less - you'll be with new friends -- not 30-40 people! We have photos and visual aides to bring the history to life & fun extras like a Polaroid of each group. Our guides are gifted performers, storytellers, and historians, who are passionate about the history... and the unknown. We customize each tour for our guests, and their interests -- and make sure to answer all your questions about the city! Our reviews show that our guests' experience goes way beyond five stars. If you're coming to New Orleans, make it an experience you'll remember.
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  • 2 hours
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Ghost Hunting Tour + French Quarter Supernatural: Ghost, Voodoo + Paranormal

Ghost Hunting Tour + French Quarter Supernatural: Ghost, Voodoo + Paranormal

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Explore the French Quarter through a different lens, seeking out the darkest and most haunted places. With a voodoo priest or priestess as your guide, walk through the neighborhood and explore an exclusive haunted location, to be disclosed only on the day of the tour. You'll even get to try some of the paranormal activity-sensing equipment firsthand.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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Ghosts of New Orleans: Self-Guided Haunted Walking Tour

Ghosts of New Orleans: Self-Guided Haunted Walking Tour

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Discover a secret vampire speak easy, ghosts of the French Quarter and stories of Vampires that roamed these streets. Go the the LaLaurie mansion, press play and put your phone in your pocket. From there the WalknTours app guides you turn by turn telling you the spooky stories of the French Quarter. -Tour never expires -1 purchase works on 2 phones On the solo tour you'll be guided through the streets of New Orleans and you'll see the most haunted spots in the French Quarter. You will see and hear the stories The LaLaurie Mansion, The Casket Girls, the old morgue, haunted hotels, haunted restaurants, the haunted Madame Johns Legacy and much more. And you'll get a chance to get a password on the tour and use it at the secret vampire speak easy at the end of the tour. How it works: 1. Get the WalknTours app 2. Register an account and use the experience code in your booking to unlock the tour. 3. Go the LaLaurie Mansion. 4. Press start experience.
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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French Quarter Walking Tour

French Quarter Walking Tour

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Stroll through the historic French Quarter during this 2-hour walking tour. Follow your guide past the historic buildings, down charming lanes and through serene plazas surrounded by Spanish moss-draped trees. Listen to an insider's account of the bustling, decadent neighborhood's history, from its beginnings to what it stands for today.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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French Quarter History Walking Tour by a Local

French Quarter History Walking Tour by a Local

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Connect with the rich and raucous past of New Orleans beyond the tourist spots on a French Quarter walking tour led by a real history teacher with nearly 30 years of experience. Your guide brings deep knowledge of the area and her own experience growing up in Cajun Louisiana for a level of passion and personal insight you won’t find on any other tour.
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  • 2 hours
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Stories That Built New Orleans: True History Walking Tour

Stories That Built New Orleans: True History Walking Tour

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Do you prefer museums over movie theaters or sporting events? Is your budget for non-fiction books way too high? Well friend, you have found your people; but be warned, we pull no punches... There will be no sugar-coating of New Orleans’ wild history on this tour. Prepare to be transported through time as your experienced storyteller paints a detailed picture of what life was like during different eras of French Quarter history. From Yellow Fever and the toll it took on our city, to the famous Jackson Square and the establishment of La Nouvelle Orleans; from the history of enslaved peoples and their impact on religion and culture, to what makes the architecture in our city so incredibly unique; from our historical red light district, to the earliest notes of jazz. This tour will have you laughing and crying as you grapple with all that New Orleans has gone through to get where it is today. History lovers, join us on an adventure through the real, gritty history of New Orleans.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Crescent City History Tour

Crescent City History Tour

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Discover the highlights of New Orleans on this 2-hour walking tour of the vibrant French Quarter. A friendly guide will lead you through the Vieux Carré, past charming hidden courtyards, and to Louis Armstrong Park and Jackson Square, describing the city’s confluence of cultures and rich traditions. See bustling scenes of local life, peek into the world of voodoo, and view architectural gems including some of the nation’s oldest buildings.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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French Quarter Haunted Excursion In New Orleans

French Quarter Haunted Excursion In New Orleans

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This haunted excursion around New Orleans takes in the greatest hits of ghosts and vampires alongside lurid New Orleans history, popular culture and architecture, cemetery explorations and, of course, tales of the city's great unsolved mysteries. Popular with families and individuals alike, the tour includes fun commentary during a walk through the French Quarter. As the Cajun expression 'laissz les bon temps rouler' goes, let the good times roll!
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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The New Orleans Sightseeing Flex Pass: Save Big on 20+ Attractions and Tours

The New Orleans Sightseeing Flex Pass: Save Big on 20+ Attractions and Tours

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Experience the best of the Big Easy at a great value with the New Orleans Sightseeing Pass. With immediate activation, the pass gives you access to your choice of three or five of the city’s top attractions and tours, from Mardi Gras World and paddlewheel cruises to plantation, cemetery, and swamp tours. It’s valid for 30 days, so keep your pass handy and customize your visit on the go with a guidebook listing opening hours, directions, and other helpful info.
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  • 30 days
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New Orleans Haunted & History Tour

New Orleans Haunted & History Tour

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From vampires and brothels to ghosts and pirates, New Orleans history is rich with an unsavory cast of characters. Uncover their sinister stories on a ghost tour through the historic French Quarter, one of the oldest neighborhoods in America and often considered the most haunted. Pass by mansions, convents, and other locales known for their paranormal activity, and check for spirits yourself with the use of real ghost-hunting equipment.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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New Orleans History and Hauntings Tour

New Orleans History and Hauntings Tour

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This 2-hour New Orleans ghost tour brings together the best of the occult, macabre and mysterious legend that surrounds New Orleans. While listening to a guide speak about traditional burial practice methods, voodoo rites and visions of ghouls and vampires, you'll be looking at the architecture and people-watching on the street. Visit more than 15 locations and even use high-tec ghost-tracking equipment.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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The New Orleans Sightseeing Day Pass: 20+ Attractions & Tours in The Big Easy

The New Orleans Sightseeing Day Pass: 20+ Attractions & Tours in The Big Easy

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Experience the best of New Orleans on your own schedule and at a discount of up to 50% with the New Orleans Sightseeing Pass. Save big at top attractions like the Audubon Zoo, Mardi Gras World, the WWII History Museum, Houmas House Plantation, and the Cabildo, and get around town hassle free with an included hop-on hop-off bus pass. Choose the pass that fits your plans, with 1- to 5-day options available.
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  • 1 to 5 days
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New Orleans Mardi Gras Walking Tour

New Orleans Mardi Gras Walking Tour

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Uncover the secrets behind one of America's biggest parties on this 2-hour Mardi Gras and New Orleans history walking tour. See where the annual Mardi Gras parade kicks off each year, and visit several locations central to the city’s Fat Tuesday traditions. As you stroll through the French Quarter, learn about other aspects of New Orleans culture that make it unique from any place on earth, including voodoo rituals, haunted history, pirate legends, and more.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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Spirits of the French Quarter A Halloween Special Event Tour

Spirits of the French Quarter A Halloween Special Event Tour

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Treat yourself to the Halloween of a lifetime with an eerie 2-hour French Quarter walking tour! Wind through darkened alleys, and hear tales of famous hauntings and mayhem from your entertaining guide. You’ll stop at sites of paranormal activity such as the Ursuline Convent and the LaLaurie Mansion, home to the murderous Delphine LaLaurie. Enjoy a night of tale-telling featuring notorious characters, voodoo, ghosts, vampires and more.
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  • 2 hours
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Introduction to the French Quarter Walking Tour

Introduction to the French Quarter Walking Tour

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This New Orleans walking tour serves as a crash course in New Orleans history and culture. Walk with your guide to top historic sites such as Jackson Square and the Old Ursuline Convent and hear tales and trivia from the founding days of New Orleans through the present. This small-group tour is limited to just 15 people or fewer so you can ask plenty of questions.
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  • 2 hours
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New Orleans #1 Haunted Ghost, Voodoo, & Vampire Tour
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Adults Only New Orleans Ghost, True Crime, Voodoo and Vampire Walking Tour
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French Quarter History Tour with Cafe Du Monde Option in New Orleans
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New Orleans French Quarter Walking and History Tour
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Ghost, History, Murder and Mystery Combo Walking Tour
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Haunted Crawl: New Orleans Exclusive Haunted Tour
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Ghost Hunt Experience--Murder, Haunts & Mystery
"My family went on the tour with Jennifer. It was amazing. We’ve gone on several ghosts tours and this was our favorite because of the hunt part of it. We loved being to interact and use the instruments. We will do this every time we come to NOLA."..."
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Ghost, Vampire, and Voodoo Walking Tour
"Ricardo did a great job during our walking tour. He was very knowledgeable, dynamic and entertaining. He provided a balanced view of facts, myths and history. I highly recommend him as a guide and the walking tour."..."
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Night Walking Tour through Haunted New Orleans
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Haunted French Quarter: Small-Group Tour
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Ghost Hunting Tour + French Quarter Supernatural: Ghost, Voodoo + Paranormal
"Our tour guide was awesome. Very informative. We were the only 2 on the tour, so we got very personal attention. The ghost hunting was fun."..."
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Ghosts of New Orleans: Self-Guided Haunted Walking Tour
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French Quarter History Walking Tour by a Local
"Melanie is very knowledgeable about New Orleans history and shared her passion with our family. The tour was a perfect combination of walking and sightseeing."..."
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Crescent City History Tour
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French Quarter Haunted Excursion In New Orleans
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New Orleans Haunted & History Tour
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New Orleans History and Hauntings Tour
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New Orleans Mardi Gras Walking Tour
"Good experience. My family have fun dressing up the MADRI GRAS style. I only wish that they give us more time to dress up and take pictures. 15 minutes is not enough. And also to make more selection, separate the guys from ladies. So that it’s easier to pick up your choice to wear"..."
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Introduction to the French Quarter Walking Tour
"Very nice tour and lots of info as promised. We too had a small group, which allowed my daughter to stop and purchase some street art as we heard more about the surrounding buildings. No down time. You get your moneys worth. I definitely recommend this walking toward for those of you without bad knees."..."
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