Ghost Camp at the Haunted Bourbon Orleans Hotel




The Bourbon Orleans Hotel is partnering with Gray Line New Orleans and Ghost Hunters New Orleans for its second annual Ghost Camp September 11-14, 2014.  The lineup is filled with seminars, tours, radio broadcasts and an actual ghost hunt and gala at our haunted hotel.


Thursday, September 11, 2014

5pm-7pm Welcome Reception at the haunted May Baily’s Place at the Dauphine Orleans Hotel

Meet the New Orleans Ghost Hunters and Gray Line Ghost Guides


7pm-8pm Live Radio Broadcast on Paranormal Talk Radio

Listen to and participate in a live radio broadcast with the New Orleans Ghost Hunters

Discussion: 2013 Ghost Camp, paranormal definitions, myths and legends


8pm-10pm   Ghosts & Spirits Cocktail Tour (sponsored by Gray Line New Orleans)

Sip spirited libations and stroll throughout the French Quarter. Listen to chilling tales and visit some of the most haunted locations in New Orleans. (Drinks not included)


Friday, September 12, 2014

12pm-2pm      Beignets and Café au Lait/Cemetery & Voodoo Adventure

Meet up at Café Beignet for treats and enjoy a guided tour through St. Louis Cemetery #1.

Be enthralled by the stories of some of our most notorious permanent residents.


2pm-4pm         New Orleans Ghost Hunters – Hunting techniques, equipment and tests

Participate in the New Orleans Ghost Hunters symposium to learn ghost hunting techniques, how to use the equipment and do a trial run at the St. Ann Cottage.


6pm-9pm         Ghosts of the Mississippi on Steamboat Natchez/dinner, hunt and stories

Join the Ghost Camp crew on the famous Steamboat Natchez for an authentic Southern meal. Afterwards, a Gray Line guide shares real accounts of ghosts on the Mississippi and escorts you through the steam engine room. Take part in an investigation on the main deck, with ghost hunting equipment.

10pm-12am     Séance in the Bourbon Orleans Ballroom and Ghost Hunt

Ghost hunt will take place in the haunted 6th floor of the hotel.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

12pm-2pm    Spirited Scavenger Quest/French Quarter

Gather all your spine-tingling evidence to win a fantastic Ghost Camp package from the New Orleans Ghost Hunters and Gray Line New Orleans.


3pm-6pm        Ghost Camp Seminar- Featured Authors/Speakers

Dr. Alan Brown-Paranormal World | Carolyn Morrow Long- Marie Laveau and Madame LaLaurie


8pm-12am     19th Century Gala Dinner and Ghost Hunt/Bourbon Orleans Hotel & Ballroom

Enjoy dinner in the haunted ballroom, along with renowned, costumed characters from New Orleans haunted past. A three hour investigation in the ballroom follows.


Sunday, September 14, 2014

10am-12pm  Awards Brunch and Ghost Camp Certification Presentation

End this event with a gourmet brunch in the Bourbon Orleans’ St. Ann’s Cottage. Receive your Ghost Camp 2014 Certificate and Participation Award.


Cost:  $500 admission to Ghost Camp  |  $1,000 for admission and three nights accommodations at the haunted Bourbon Orleans Hotel
Individual events are available for purchase. Please contact: Anna Leigh Arceneaux at (504) 569-1465  or


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Learn about the Bourbon Orleans Hotel's haunted history here.