Monica Ballard of the Original Austin Ghost Tours

Episode 2,  Sep 17, 2021, 08:00 AM

When Monica Ballard is entertaining guests down in Austin, Texas she looks a lot like Mary Poppins, but the stories on her tour definitely aren’t the kind you’d hear from in a kids’ movie!   A veteran tour guide of over 15 years, Monica is passionate about ensuring the yarns she spins are as accurate as possible and as a result she’s been featured on numerous podcasts, radio shows and TV shows.

To book a tour with Monica visit the Original Austin Ghost Tour at

Monica’s book True Haunted Tales of the Driskill Hotel: Volume 1 is available now on

Ghost Tour is a Southern Gothic Media Production done in partnership with Franklin Walking Tours.