New Orleans

New Orleans Ghost, Voodoo and Vampire Walking Tour

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New Orleans Haunted Walking Tour Ghosts Vampires Witchcraft and Voodoo

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up to 24 hours before the experience starts (local time)

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


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.
  • Explore New Orleans at night to see top sights such as the LaLaurie Mansion
  • No need to worry about getting lost under the moonlight—your guide knows the way
  • Hear stories about the city’s voodoo, witch, ghost, and vampire history
  • An easy-to-find meeting spot in the French Quarter makes for a stress-free start

What's Included

  • Local guide
  • 1.5 hour tour
  • Gratuities
  • Beverages & Snacks

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • 311 Exchange Pl, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

    Our Ghost Tours meet at Witches Brew Gallery at 311 Exchange Place.

End point

  • LaLaurie Mansion
    1140 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA

    Tours may end at multiple locations based on the tour guide. Please ask for directions!

What To Expect

Your ghostly adventure begins in the evening in the French Quarter. Meet your local guide and set off on a journey through the dark recesses of New Orleans’ haunted history. Steel yourself for legendary tales of wickedness, witchcraft, voodoo, ghosts, and vampires!

Your tour winds through the French Quarter, passing creepy sites such as Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop Bar and the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, known for its questionable medical practices in the 19th century such as bloodletting and leeching. Hear blood‐curdling tales of LaLaurie Mansion and its wicked mistress Madame LaLaurie.

French Quarter

30 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

New Orleans Pharmacy Museum

15 minutesAdmission Ticket Not Included

Voodoo Authentica (Pass By)

Old Ursuline Convent Museum (Pass By)

Lalaurie Mansion (Pass By)

Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop Bar

15 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Operates in all weather conditions
  • While we do our best to accommodate all guests with mobility issues, the conditions of the terrain in the historic French Quarter present challenges. Please book accordingly.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 28 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.

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Q:Where is the departure location for the New Orleans Ghost, Voodoo & Vampire Tour?

A:The tour departs from the corner of Royal and Conti Streets directly across from Latrobe’s. (400 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130)

Apr 2021

Q:How early should I arrive for the New Orleans Ghost, Voodoo & Vampire Tour?

A:The tour meets 15 minutes prior to departure time.

Apr 2021

Q:Do I have to make reservations in advance for the New Orleans Ghost, Voodoo & Vampire Tour?

A:Yes. The city of New Orleans regulates the tour guide industry and places a numerical limit on the number of guests each guide can lead at one time. If you do not make reservations, we cannot guarantee that there will be an available tour guide.

Apr 2021

Q:Is the New Orleans Ghost, Voodoo & Vampire Tour appropriate for children?

A:Although children are allowed on tour, we do not recommend the evening ghost tour for children under 12 as it does contain gruesome content.

Apr 2021

Q:What happens in cases of bad weather on the New Orleans Ghost, Voodoo & Vampire Tour?

A:Flooding, Tropical Storms, Hurricanes, Fires, and Cloud-to-Ground Lightning within the French Quarter are the only reasons a tour would be canceled. Tours are never canceled due to rain, cold, snow, sleet, or other inclement weather.

Apr 2021

Q:Is the New Orleans Ghost, Voodoo & Vampire Tour handicap accessible?

A:Yes, the tour is wheelchair accessible.

Apr 2021

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9,732 reviews
Total review count and overall rating based on Viator and Tripadvisor reviews
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Fun but not great
Sarah_H, Apr 2024
Tour was okay. Guide kept telling us bad experiences with previous groups and complaining about their ratings. Perhaps she did the same to them. Also at the end she was shaming people about amount of tip. The tour itself was entertaining. I would have liked more history.
alicemortiz, Apr 2024
Jodi was great! She was very knowledgeable and entertaining. She also has done her research and added a lot of great historical details.
So fun!
Erik_J, Apr 2024
The guy did a great job. Looked the part. Loved that he knew the history of the area. Really brought it to life.
Worth it
Kyle_M, Apr 2024
The tour guide was amazing and very thoughtful ❤️ did not end up going through the whole tour but was very understanding
Cool but too long.
Jacquelyn_V, Apr 2024
Wish stayed with in the scheduled time. 1 hour and 30 min people have other things to do and schedule their trip plans. Wasn’t able to finish whole thing bc was 2 hours and 15 min!
Response from Host, Apr 2024
Hi there. We're so glad you enjoyed your tour! It sounds like your group got a little extra time-- this can happen with certain groups. Thanks so much for sticking around for the full tour!
GREAT Voodoo, ghosts and vampires tour!
Wendy_A, Apr 2024
Jodi was very entertaining and gave us an awesome tour! She put lots of time and attention into researching history and facts and incorporated them into a very inclusive story about each stop. Her sense of humor added to the experience. She also related well to each member of the tour group. We had a lot of fun!
Taylor_J, Apr 2024
My husband and I thought it was a great tour! Mia our tour guide was knowledgeable about the locations we were able to view and photograph. We got to learn about the cities history and haunts. Very interesting. Thank you for a great tour Mia!
Save your money
Kellie_D, Apr 2024
The mention of going to the pharmacy museum and that there is a charge is for entry not clear as the reason we picked this tour was to go to the museum. Also maybe not tell the group to go in the Ansinthe Bar if you are not making an actual stop there, then leave people behind. $80 VIP for what?
Response from Host, Apr 2024
Hi Kellie! We'd love to know what happened here so we can fix this for you--please reach out to us at Thank you!
Excellent, not scary
David_W, Apr 2024
Chris did an excellent job bringing the darker side of New Orleans to light. Worth the price but don't expect a scary or harrowing experience!
Wonderful tour and guide!!
Marcia_B, Apr 2024
I can't say enough good things about our guide, Mac. He was very knowledgeable about the area, gave us some great information and was super friendly! I totally enjoyed my tour with him! 5+ stars!!!
VIP tour
JohnMark_M, Apr 2024
We got the VIP tour; Graham was great and a little quirky, which adds to the experience. Made NOLA more real.
Interesting and Engaging
Michael_T, Apr 2024
Erin was awesome and very engaging. The history mixed with rumors made for fantastic stories that left you wanting more.
Interesting but not worth the price
Nicolas_O, Apr 2024
Stories told by the guide were very interesting, however the tour last for 2 hours but it's mainly walking without explanations. Also the group is too big for that kind of tour to my opinion. There is a 20 minutes pause where they encourage to take a drink at a partner bar...
Response from Host, Apr 2024
Hi Nicolas. It sounds like you loved the tour, but not the break. First, we want to specify that NO bars in the French Quarter are "partner" bars. We recieve nothing from offering this bar break, other than giving our guests a place to take a rest. I'm sorry if there was confusion in this area! That said, we'd love to know how we could have made this better for you. Please reach out to us at Thank you for your feedback!
Great tour
Donald_D, Apr 2024
Our guide Matt both Friendly and knowledgeable this tour is a great way to start a vacation the French Quarter. I almost didn't book looking at the price at first, glad I did though. Well worth it.
Viren_D, Apr 2024
Deanna was a great guide! Super knowledgeable and funny- and handled a couple of minor hiccups on the tour with grace. Great tour!
Julie, our guide, was...
Brent_S, Apr 2024
Julie, our guide, was very knowledgeable and entertaining. We loved her story telling and her energy. Definitely some good spooky vibes!
Good tour
Eric_R, Apr 2024
Details about some of strange events in New Orleans ; Jodi was a great guide and her voice was easy to hear for me as I wear hearing aids.
Response from Host, Apr 2024
Hey Eric! Thanks so much for the feedback! We'd love to know how we could have made this a 5-star experience for you. Let us know-- thank you!
Tour Guide Chris
Yolanda_C, Apr 2024
Chris the Tour Guide was excellent and really kept things interesting. Overall, this was a really fun tour!
Julie_B, Apr 2024
It was cool to see the house where Interview with the Vampire was filmed. Tour was a bit too long though.
Response from Host, Apr 2024
Sorry it was too long for, Julie! We do our best to satisfy everyone's expectations!
Rob and Bob
Robert_H, Apr 2024
Robbie was an excellent tour guide! I would recommend him as a tour guide to anyone. I didn’t think a ghost tour would pique my interest but it was very interesting.

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