From the tomb of a voodoo priestess to the site of a legendary massacre, explore the Big Easy's spooky side with the most haunted places in New Orleans.

From the tomb of a voodoo priestess to the site of a legendary massacre, explore the Big Easy& spooky side with the most haunted places in New Orleans.

Scope them out all in one day, or tackle them a few at a time: these are the top 10 historic hidden gems in the French Quarter of New Orleans.

Top 10 Historic French Quarter Hidden Gems To Explore in New Orleans

Scope them out all in one day, or tackle them a few at a time: these are the top 10 historic hidden gems in the French Quarter of New Orleans. Why haven't I visited here?

Marie Laveau (1794-1884) was a Louisianna practitioner of Voodoo in New Orleans. She had thousand of followers, earning her the title, "Voodoo Queen of New Orleans."

1920 painting of New Orleans Voodoo queen Marie Laveau by Frank Schneider, based on an 1835 painting (now lost) by George Catlin

Are you brave enough? @gonola  takes us inside the French Quarter's Museum of Death.

New Orleans and the Great Beyond: The Museum of Death

The ghost, cemetery, and voodoo tours in New Orleans are evidence that locals and visitors have an interest beyond the here and now, and the Museum of Death is an appropriate addition to a city with a long and deep history.

Culturally rich and historically complex, New Orleans often feels like its own museum. Unintentional exhibits are found in stumbled-upon courtyards, time-capsule bars, famous old restaurants and restored homes. The city's actual museums also go a long way toward preserving and celebrating its culture and history, too, and are staffed with people who love sharing fascinating facts (and artifacts).

5 Unusual New Orleans Museums You Should Visit

Culturally rich and historically complex, New Orleans often feels like its own museum. Unintentional exhibits are found in stumbled-upon courtyards, time-capsule bars, famous old restaurants and restored homes. The city's actual museums also go a long way toward preserving and celebrating its culture and history, too, and are staffed with people who love sharing fascinating facts (and artifacts).

New Orleans Oldest and Largest Walking Tour Company - Celebrating 20 years of excellence!

New Orleans Oldest & Largest Walking Tour Company. Haunted New Orleans Tours. New Orleans Ghost Tour.

Old New Orleans - the best New Orleans history website I have found. There's so much to check out!

"Old New Orleans - the best New Orleans history website I have found." I will go back there one day.

In the 18th/19th century, piracy along the East and Gulf Coasts of North America as well as in the Caribbean increased again. Jean Lafitte was just one of hundreds of pirates operating in American and Caribbean waters between the years of 1820 and 1835.

NOLA History: Jean Lafitte the Pirate

Jean Lafitte (born around died around is today remembered as one of the most successful pirates and privateers of the early century. During his lifetime he gathered significant and colorful fame, with many people thinking of him to be eit

French Quarter New Orleans - Best Restaurants, Bars and Things to Do - Thrillist New Orleans

The Thrillist Guide to the French Quarter

New Orleans Native Tours was created to share the love we have for our city with the world from the perspective of a New Orleans native. As a mother and son team working together, we focus on two tours City/Cemetery Tours and Plantation Tours. All of our tours are given by entertaining licensed tour guides who will share the culture and history of New Orleans with you with extra emphasis on comfort, enjoyment, and relaxation.

New Orleans Native Tours was created to share the love we have for our city with the world from the perspective of a New Orleans native. As a mother and son team working together, we focus on two tours City/Cemetery Tours and Plantation Tours. All of our tours are given by entertaining licensed tour guides who will share the culture and history of New Orleans with you with extra emphasis on comfort, enjoyment, and relaxation.

Marie Laveau's resting place, New Orleans - Marie Catherine Laveau was a Louisiana Creole practitioner of Voodoo renowned in New Orleans. Her daughter, Marie Laveau II, also practiced Voudoun, as well as Voodoo. She and her mother had great influence over their multiracial following. Photo by Heather Mitchell - Jan 22, 2012 via Picasa

Marie Laveau's resting place, New Orleans - Marie Catherine Laveau was a Louisiana Creole practitioner of Voodoo renowned in New Orleans. Her daughter, Marie Laveau II, also practiced Voudoun, as well as Voodoo.

History of New Orleans, LA

History of New Orleans, LA

The New Orleans Garden District tour will amaze you with a variety of antebellum architecture and rich history.

10 Cool Attractions on the New Orleans Garden District Tour

Louisiana: The New Orleans Garden District tour will amaze you with a variety of antebellum architecture and rich history.

New Orleans Tours by Haunted History Tours! New Orleans Ghosts, New Orleans Ghost Tours, New Orleans Vampire Tours, New Orleans Cemetery Tour, New Orleans Voodoo Tours, New Orleans Garden District Tours.

New Orleans Oldest & Largest Walking Tour Company. Haunted New Orleans Tours. New Orleans Ghost Tour.

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