This tour starts in the heart of the French Quarter. From there, guests will explore Louisiana's complex culture, the rich history, and experience that magical mystery that makes New Orleans city so irresistible. During this tour you will notice the beautiful architecture throughout the French Quarter that makes it so unique. You will see where Hollywood Stars have decided to call the French Quarter home. Do you know what Pirates, Prostitutes, Convicted Felons all have in common with with the founding of New Orleans? Or why locals walk down to Jackson Square when it rains. Come find out on this history packed tour of the French Quarter.
Have you ever wondered why New Orleans is considered the most haunted city in America? In this tour we will be exploring the "dark side" of New Orleans history also! We will be visiting multiple locations of unsolved murders and suicides. You will hear stories of real documented reports of vampires and ghosts roaming around the streets of the French Quarter. You will will visit locations where vampires held their victims and fed off of them and learn about New Orleans traditional burial practices and how they are different than most. It will explain why the city has an above ground cemetery along with how & why it recycles the same vaults over and over again.
On this tour you will also visit locations where scenes from unforgettable movies have been filmed. Stopping at many of the attractions and National Historic Landmarks that this city has to offer along the way, some of which are the St. Louis Cathedral, St Anthony's Garden, The Cabildo, The Presbytere, The Ursuline Convent and Jackson Square.
2 hour group walking tour.
Adults & Youth Tickets $20 each
Kids Under 10 Years FREE (no tickets needed)
Private tour option offered $300 per tour
Private tours cost per tour instead of per guest.
The fee covers / includes up to 28 guests in your private tour!
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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