Historic French Quarter Haunts: Myths & Legends of the Vieux Carre

Posted on: October 16, 2009 | Posted in: Specials

Just in time for Halloween, The Historic New Orleans Collection announces a new tour exploring the folklore of ghosts and ghost stories of the French Quarter. From Tuesday-Sunday, October 20-30, "Historic Haunts" explores the sensational and factual details surrounding 10 prominent "haunted" sites. Infamous figures such as Madame Lalaurie, Marie Laveau and Jean Lafitte are featured on the tour, which also expands on several aspects of New Orleans history including the yellow fever epidemics, the placage system, casket girls, pirates and more.

Hotel St. Pierre and Andrew Jackson Hotel are steps from world famous Bourbon and Royal Streets, Jackson Square, Convention Center, Riverfront, and Aquarium of the Americas. Enjoy charming holiday hotel accommodations in the Heart of the French Quarter. Book early for the best rates and availability!

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