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New Orleans is a city like no other — featuring hundreds of years of history steeped in mystique. There’s no better way to explore the haunted side of this city than via the entertaining and educational history and supernatural tours offered by Haunted History Tours. We are the original New Orleans ghost tour company. We know the city’s spooky side inch by inch. Since 1995, we’ve been walking our customers step by step through the supernatural history of New Orleans through history tours that offer a truly unforgettable experience.

With over 20 years of excellence under our belts as well as extensive research on all the hauntings, we’re proud to provide the best haunted tours in New Orleans. Make no mistake; if it doesn’t say Haunted History Tours, then it isn’t the original! These are the New Orleans history tours you’ve heard about featured on A&E, History Channel, Discovery Channel, SyFy Channel, Fox Network, and recommended by The Travel Channel as “The #1 tour in New Orleans… a must-do!” Mildly theatrical, hugely historical, and thoroughly entertaining, Haunted History Tours offers a variety of daily and nightly history tours that are sure to leave you spellbound!

In addition to our ghost and history tours, Haunted History Tours has a vampire tour, a cemetery tour, a Garden District tour, a haunted pub crawl, and day or night bus tours of the city. Explore the legends of the French Quarter, or take in spooky stories of the city’s Mid-City section. From our New Orleans Cemetery Tour to the 5-in-1 Ghost and Mystery Tour, every ghost tour we offer lasts about two hours and runs, rain or shine.

History tours run year-round — except on Mardi Gras. The largest and longest operating walking tour company in New Orleans, Haunted History Tours is renowned for incredible storytelling and wow-worthy explorations. We use only the industry’s best guides and storytellers: Expect to walk away impressed. Come join us for a spine-tingling experience today!

Over 20 Years of Excellence!

A MUST do in NOLA!!

The owner was very helpful in booking our tour. Cedric was hands down amazing!!!! He made the tour very fun, and if I go back and take another tour, I want him as my tour guide!!! Spooky and informative, we learned a lot about the ghosts and graveyards of New Orleans!! This is a must do tour if you go to NOLA, and make sure you get Cedric!

– Michelle K., TripAdvisor
Amazing tour with an amazing guide

Rose was a wonderful guide, very knowledgeable and passionate about her subject. She went really deep describing folklore, historical, societal, and cultural origins of vampires that mirror our fears and perceptions reflecting it back to us. All of these were done in a way that made us able to relate and think deep about who we are.

– Sonia K., TripAdvisor
Informative and cool tour

I highly recommend this tour if you want to dig a little deeper and learn what New Orleans was and is all about and how it came to be the city we see nowadays. Thus a very, very interesting tour given by Toast, who's is an excellent storyteller, with a solid knowledge of history, funny anecdotes and music.

– Madeleine R., TripAdvisor
Great Haunted History Tour

We toured with Toast (yes tour guide was named Toast), who was absolutely amazing. He told us numerous different stories of the area including hauntings and other parts of New Orleans history. He was incredibly entertaining and the two hours flew by. We went to several different graveyard sites as well as a local park and the old Charity Hospital.

– Kristin B., TripAdvisor
Katrice was a delight!

We booked the French Quarter Ghost Tour and it was so much fun. Katrice was an absolute professional when dealing with less than ideal participants and the general rowdy public. She was engaging, educational, and the highlight of our night. We loved hearing the history and the stories as we walked the quarter.

– Larnee W., TripAdvisor