Five in One French Quarter Tour in New Orleans
PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL NOT BE ANY TOURS GIVEN ON NEW YEARS EVE (DECEMBER 31ST) 2016
ANY RESERVATIONS MADE FOR NEW YEARS EVE WILL BE REFUNDED.
This two hour walking tour is one of kind! A combination of five different tours combined. Including information from the St Louis Cemetery Number One Tour. Private tour and group tour options are offered for this tour. This is a great way to experience all of the top New Orleans tours in a two hour period! Guests will visit a total of fifteen locations during this tour! Guests will also be given the opportunity to use real paranormal equipment at all the haunted locations! The tour guide will provide a real EMF Meter Ghost / Paranormal Detector.
Learn about the slave exchange in New Orleans. See where they were taken and sold to new slave owners. You will hear a story about one slave who was chained to the stove in a kitchen and she actually set a fire in an attempt to stop being tortured.
Visit the exact located where the notorious Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau lived and practiced Voodoo. See the home that was given to her as a payment when she used her magical practice of voodoo on a judge to get a man cleared of murder! Visit the location where regular voodoo ceremonys where held. Learn about the practice of Voodoo and how it played and continues to play a vital role in New Orleans today!
Learn about the history of Jackson Square, the heart of the French Quarter. Visit the exact location where the Louisiana Purchase was signed. Visit multiple Louisiana State Museums. Visit the oldest operating church in the US.
The tour will tell stories about how New Orleans has been almost completely wiped out many times by natural disasters, fires, the yellow fever epidemic, yet it has always rebuilt and come back a little stronger each time! Visit the location where Vampire sightings happen regularly at the property that was once owned by the Carter Brothers on St Ann Street and Royal Street right in the heart of the French Quarter!
You will also learn about the above ground tombs and the Oven Wall Vaults in New Orleans cemeterys. The tour guide will explain why by tradition the typical body/remains will stay in the tomb or vault for one year and one day. Then if needed it can be taken out, the remains laid in the central pit of the tomb or vault, the old casket is then thrown away, and the new casket with a new body can then be placed where the last one was! Visit the home known as the most haunted house in New Orleans! Hear ghost stories that the past and current residents who live in the home now have experienced!
This tour includes stories of The most predictable ghost named Julie. Learn about the The Treaty of Fontainebleau between Charles IV of Spain and Napoleon I of France. As a result of this learn why New Orleans citizens decided to create a Rebel army. You will be in shock when they learn why The Capuchin Monk still sits outside St Anthony's Garden singing for hours!
Visit the home where that the biggest mass murder mystery in New Orleans history took place! Learn about the founders of New Orleans and how the "Casket Girls" played a leading role as some of the first settlers in New Orleans. Guests will also learn why they are blamed for bring the first vampires with them to New Orleans! Visit many locations where unforgettable movies have been filmed such as Interview With A Vampire. And finally, you will also see where Hollywood Stars have decided to call the French Quarter home.
Excellent value for money
Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
Ideal choice for families
See the sights illuminated at night
Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
Step back in time on a history tour
DEPARTS NIGHTLY AT 7:00 PM
DURATION: 2 HOURS APPROX.
- Professional guide
- Walking tour
- Small-group tour
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult.
- Children get in free to this event / tour with two paying adults.