Nola Ghosts Blog

One of the few surviving buildings from Storyville, 2005 photograph. 100 years earlier, the "New Image Supermarket" building housed Frank Early's saloon, where Tony Jackson regularly played.

Storyville – The Ghosts of NOLA’s Vintage Red Light District

Posted on October 29, 2020

Storyville was the red-light district of New Orleans, Louisiana, from 1897 to 1917. It was erected by municipal ordinance following the New Orleans City Council's new mandate to control and eventually... Read More

Lafitte’s Blacksmith Shop – Phantom Pirates & Ghostly Contraband

Posted on October 29, 2020

A big thing you have to understand about the hearty lads and corsairs that used to love to Crack Jenny’s Teacup on every port is that some of that gangplank gangsters were bankrolled by the state. B... Read More

Hurricane Katrina’s Ghosts

Posted on June 29, 2020

On August 23, 2005, Hurricane Katrina was formed out of various tropical depressions merging, all hell broke loose. In the blink of an eye, something massive, destructive, and primal roared into life ... Read More

Marie Laveau: The Voodoo Queen

Posted on June 1, 2020

If you’ve read all our other entries and articles about The Big Easy then you are no doubt aware of the horror show the town is capable of devolving into. New Orleans is a phantasmagorical, ethereal... Read More

The Axeman Of New Orleans

Posted on May 26, 2020

In today's entry of offbeat and unearthly New Orlean's tales, we're going to slither back to the years just prior to the start of the 20th century and dig up the creepy and bewildering chaos that was ... Read More

Top 10 Most Haunted Places in Louisiana

Posted on March 15, 2020

The state of Louisiana is a state located in the deep south that is known for a few things. One, their cajun cuisines are out of this world. Two, it’s home to one of the most vibrant cities in the c... Read More

The Mortuary

Posted on November 22, 2019

The Mortuary is a very large Victorian Mansion. You can find it at 4800 Canal Street. This is a place that is close to many hearts in the area of New Orleans. It is this location that many people woul... Read More

Memorial Medical Center

Posted on November 21, 2019

Just like many other buildings, Memorial Medical Center in New Orleans was hit by Hurrican Katrine in 2005. The storm impacted the center greatly. The levees had failed and water was rising. The hospi... Read More

LaLaurie Museum

Posted on November 21, 2019

If you have ever read about different hauntings or ghosts that are in New Orleans, you will definitely have heard of this place. The LaLaurie Museum or mansion is one of the most popular stops for tou... Read More

Charity Hospital

Posted on November 20, 2019

The Charity Hospital in New Orleans was part of teaching hospitals. However, the hospital would not reopen after Hurricane Katrina. The governor stated that the hospital would no longer be a functioni... Read More