Haunted Tours

Jackson Square: Gathering Place of Ghosts

If you visit the city of New Orleans, you’re sure to hear the name Jackson Square from one of the locals. This 2-block area, bounded by Decatur, St. Peter, St. Ann and Chartres Streets, has been a landmark in New Orleans since the early 18th century. In those days, when NOLA was still a French…

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Ghost Hunting: A Brief History

Chances are, if you’re reading this article you most likely have an interest in the paranormal. Well, you’re not alone. A recent poll showed that around 45% of Americans believe that ghosts exist or claim to have seen one in their lifetime. But there are also a more extreme group of believers: ghost hunters. These…

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What Is An EVP?

There are many ways to gather evidence of the paranormal. These range from small audio waves to infrared lighting and everything in between. In particular, one of these pieces of evidence seems to stand out above the rest. This key piece of evidence is the EVP, or Electronic Voice Phenomenon. These are voices or sounds…

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Apparitions Caught On Camera During Ghost Tours

Turn on your television and change it to a paranormal program or simply search “evidence of ghosts” and you’ll surely see it: ghosts appearing on photo. Many people have a story of capturing a ghostly apparition in a photo, although many do not understand why these spectral entities appear. A ghost tour is a great…

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Ghost Tours During Food and Wine Festival

New Orleans is a fascinating city with hundreds of fantastic events to attend throughout the year. These events range from festivals to ghost tours. In May of 2018, New Orleans will be hosting its Food and Wine Experience. It’s a function that allows visitors to enjoy the culinary delicacies of the beautiful city. Because of…

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Ghost Tours Destinations: The Myrtles Plantation

New Orleans, Louisiana is easily one of the most haunted locations in America. With hundreds of ghost-filled sites, and several ghost tours, it’s no surprise why. However, another nearby city holds a similarly amazing location. About a hundred miles northwest of New Orleans sits the town of St. Francisville, where the notoriously haunted Myrtles Plantation…

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What Are Ghosts?

What are ghosts? Whether seeking one during a New Orleans ghost tour or merely wondering what goes bump in the night, this is a common question among paranormal enthusiasts. There are many theories about these mysterious apparitions and spirits that are witnessed on a regular basis. Some people believe that these visions are the ghosts…

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Le Petit Theater: Ghost-Filled Playhouse of New Orleans

For as long as history has been written, the acting industry has been around to entertain audiences throughout the world. In New Orleans, the Le Petit Theater is the oldest playhouse still standing, and one of the most haunted places in New Orleans. However, due to its old age, it’s also got its fair share…

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Ghosts of New Orleans: The Sultan’s Palace

Often, when hearing the narrative of a haunted location and its spirits during a ghost tour or merely a campfire story session, the tale involves gruesome murders. The story of the Sultan’s Palace and its ghosts of New Orleans is no different. It includes a mysterious mass murder that, to this day, leaves visitors scratching…

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New Orleans Yellow Fever Epidemic

If you travel through the beautiful city of New Orleans, Louisiana, especially on a top-rated ghost tour, you may discover that it has some of the most gruesome and dark histories of any city in the United States. From voodoo to vampires to ghosts, the city has it all. But, in addition to these standard…

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