This two hour walking tour takes guests on an exploration of New Orleans Voodoo. The witches living and practicing their craft in the French Quarter. Learn about the Pirates who helped found New Orleans and hid their treasures here and in the surrounding area. Guests will visit locations where paranormal activity including documented ghost and vampire sightings have been a common occurrence for centuries and continue today.
This tour starts in the heart of the French Quarter at the gates of St Anthony's Garden. Guests will be surprised to hear all the tragic events that have happened at St Anthony's Garden. It was not always as peaceful as it is now! During this tour guests will learn about the famous Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau and the practice of voodoo.
Guests will learn about the first vampires that came to New Orleans. The tour guide will explain the events that brought the first vampires to New Orleans and the steps that were taken by a priest in the French Quarter in an attempt to stop the blood thirsty vampires from escaping nightly when darkness falls to protect locals and tourists!!
During this tour guests will visit homes that belonged to a few of the vampires during the 1800's in one of the oldest neighborhoods in the United States!
Guests will visit multiple locations of unsolved murders & suicides. Hear the beautiful love story of the Octoroon Mistress! She is seen often! Guests will also visit a home where the largest mass murder took place in New Orleans history. This crime is still unsolved! Guest will be shocked when they hear the entire story behind this location!
Guests will experience the magical mystery that makes New Orleans so irresistible during this two hour walking tour.
Guests will visit over 15 locations during this tour!
This is a group tour.
Adults and Youth $20.00 each
Kids Under 10 join for FREE (no ticket needed)
Private tour option is offered. Private tour: $300.00 per tour & include 28 guests!
LOOK NO FURTHER FOR THE MOST INFORMATIVE AND ENTERTAINING TOURS IN NEW ORLEANS! OUR MOST POPULAR TOUR -- THE NEW ORLEANS DRUNK HISTORY TOUR-- RATED NUMBER ONE BY GAMBIT 2015 & 2016!! I decided to become a tour guide because the passion that I have for New Orleans! I was blessed having a mentor who was the original creator of New Orleans Ghost and Vampire Tours! He taught me the history of New Orleans along with the "dark side" that many people have absolutely no idea about! I learned about the deep dark legends and secrets lurking in and around the world famous French Quarter. After getting my license and becoming a tour guide I decided to open my own tour company! This way, I know for a fact that when visitors come to visit our beautiful city if they allow us the pleasure of giving them the tour they will be given the Best Tour Hands Down in the city of New Orleans, Guaranteed!! My company is called Nawlins Theatrical Tours! A family owned and operated tour company located right in the heart of the world famous French Quarter! I am licensed & registered with New Orleans Safety & Permits. (My permit is visible during every tour that is given) I am also a certified professional tour operator through The New Orleans Visitors & Convention Bureau. I have taken all 7 specialty courses offered by them & completed them with a score of 100%. I have personally researched the history of New Orleans, its beautiful architecture that makes it so unique, its culture, cuisine, along with darker side with its unsolved murders & suicides! I have investigated the paranormal activity! After digging in New Orleans history that lead to a new desire! I started researching our beautiful cemeteries & all of the secrets that they hold. During each and every tour I give, I always explain New Orleans Traditional Burial Practices, why we have above ground cemeteries, & why we traditionally reuse the vaults over & over! I always take visitors to over 15 locations during every tour!! Visitors will learn about New Orleans History & Architecture. Guests also learn about famous people such as Marie Laveau the famous Voodoo Queen of New Orleans & Delphine LaLaurie. Guests will visit multiple Historic Landmarks and Louisiana State Museums. They will even get the pleasure of seeing the exact location where the Louisiana Purchase was signed in 1803. Of course no New Orleans tour would be complete without learning about the "Dark Side" of New Orleans including Ghosts, Pirates, Vampires and Voodoo!! I have made sure that all of the tours that we provide are educational and entertaining! These tours are made up of Everything that has played a role in making New Orleans the Amazing, and very Special city that it has become! I have a passion for New Orleans! Some people say they live in their city, I say New Orleans lives in me! Come join us on an exploration of New Orleans & as we say in NOLA..... Laissez les bon temps rouler!! (Let the good times roll!) Your Friend & New Orleans Tour Guide, -- Ashli Young Full profile ⋅ Leave a Review
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