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Dark Crescent Tours

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These are the tours you've been asking for! Historically accurate, theatrically presented tours of the Darker Side of New Orleans. Our expert guides take you through realms of our city that have been kept quiet for all of these decades and present...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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New Orleans, LA 70116-3322
French Quarter
+1 504-405-4402
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very fun and informative tour. This was my first time New Orleans and I didn’t know what to expect but Christie really made this a great experience. I am going to suggest this company to anyone I know who is coming to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

We had toast as our guide we were a party of 5. We thought wow this guy is playing the part. He was articulate and the back of the bus was able to hear him which is really important. My cousin from Nova Scotia does...More

Thank LLC917
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

I saw all of the good reviews and was very excited to go. We showed up at the bar on time and waited for our tour guide. 15 minutes or so went by and still no one. My boyfriend called Christine (who sounded drunk) and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Abby W
Kim F, Owner at Dark Crescent Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

I am so sorry, this is the first time I am hearing this complaint. Not sure which tour this was, I do communicate with each client prior to thier tour. I do know that Friday Christie was caught between a parade and a protest, which...More

Reviewed 21 June 2018

Did the Morbid Curiosity Tour with Christie as our tour guide. We lucked out and were the only party on the tour. Was fun to go in the back courtyard's of places and hear about the gruesome murders (and ghosts) that had taken place around...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bill M
Kim F, Owner at Dark Crescent Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Our tour guide Brian was just incredible. We were lucky enough to have been the only 2 people on the tour. But the plus to our "personal" tour was the fact the Brian was born and raised so his insight to the heart beat of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Jennifer was our guide. She's knowledgeable, funny and well worth the tour price. This is the lady to ask for if you want to hear all the gritty stuff associated with this place.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lise E
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Great walking tour with some dark history of the city. Our guide, Christie, was great and quite knowledgeable about the City and passionate about the history. The tour was not overly creepy but morbid is definitely in the tour title for a reason. We were...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

What a great experience my wife and I had! Learned so much about the French Quarter and the history of the original city. Paul was great and very informative of all we seen. Awesome experience and made some new friends. ...... Clint and Linda from...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank coonerman
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Janine winter was so fabulous ! We went on a tour of four bars on bout on street and off the beaten path ! She even snuck in a little ghost stop as well ...she was literally blowing our socks off with her passion about...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Alifraz
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Ashley did such a great job with our pub crawl. Turns out it was just the three of us and rain was threatening but we manage to hit fun bars with history and she was great at telling the stories behind the bars. My favorite...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Melanie T
6 September 2016|
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Response from Ann F | Property representative |
October is our busiest time of year, and we do keep our group sizes small so that both our patrons and the guess can enjoy a nice tour without disrupting the quality of life for the residents of the French Quarter.
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Nana4jojo
14 August 2015|
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Response from Ann F | Property representative |
Yes dear, we're open every day in December except Christmas day. We can accommodate you. Feel free to call us at 504-405_4402 if you'd like to book, or visit our website which will give you guidelines as well. Thank you!
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