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San Antonio Adults-only Ghost Tour: Madames and Mayhem

Experience San Antonio like never before with the Madames and Mayhem Adults-only Ghost Tour. This tour is designed for mature audiences who are interested in discovering the dark, macabre side of San Antonio’s past.
Where:San Antonio, Texas
Age restriction:Minimum age for participation - 16 years
Price for:1 Participant

Come meet the spirts of gun slingers and working girls.

Led by an experienced guide, you’ll delve into the murders, suicides, the occult, and the brothels that have turned San Antonio into a paranormal hot spot.

Your spectral adventure begins in front of the San Fernando Cathedral. One of the city’s most haunted places, they say shadowy figures roam the church grounds. Who are these spirits that inhabit San Fernando Cathedral home?

As the tour continues deeper into Old San Antonio, your guide will bring to life stories of the Alamo and many more places where spirits rise from beyond their graves.

A few of the spooky places you'll possibly visit on the tour:

  • The Alamo: Perhaps the most historically significant building in San Antonio, the Alamo is famous for the battle that took place there in 1836. This historic building is said to be home to the spirits of patriots who gave their lives defending the Alamo.
  • Spanish Governor's Palace: Quite possibly one of the most haunted locations in San Antonioand said to be haunted by the spirits of young children. Will you spot the ghost of one of these young souls?
  • The Menger Hotel: Back in the days of the ‘Wild West’, the Merger Hotel hosted many famous people, some of whom are said to haunt the hotel today.
  • Cathedral of San Fernando: The Cathedral is one of the oldest, most recognized monuments in San Antonio and one of the city’s most haunted places. During the church’s early years, it wasn’t unusual to bury people within the walls of church. Will they be greeting you on your tour?

Tour highlights:

  • Explore San Antonio's most haunted locations, including the Alamo, the Spanish Governor’s Palace, and the Menger Hotel.
  • An adults-only outdoor walking tour that delves into the dark side of San Antonio’s history coupled with terrifying paranormal anecdotes.
  • Led by an entertaining, professional guide.


  • Available year-round with tours daily 9pm

Duration: 90-minutes

Need to know:

  • On average, this tour visits between 4 to 6 haunted locations.
  • This is an adults-only tour that contains mature language and graphic subject matter.
  • This walking tour is for participants 16 years of age or older.
  • Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • This is a pet-friendly tour.
  • Please arrive 15-minutes early at the tour start location to get checked-in with your guide.
  • Please dress appropriately for expected weather conditions and walking (wear comfortable shoes).
  • This tour focuses on building exteriors and outdoor spaces.
  • This experience runs rain or shine. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.

This spooky walking tour takes place in San Antonio,Texas. VIEW MAP

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