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Fun area with street painters, musicians and jugglers.
As featured in 3 Days in New Orleans
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615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116-3234
French Quarter
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Worth a leisurely stroll through the take in the beauty of the grounds, along with the Mississippi River in the background with the bridges and water traffic adding to the scenery.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rich H
Reviewed yesterday

This is a nice place to take a walk and relax. There's the French Market just a couple of blocks away and countless places to eat nearby.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JTKinTX
Reviewed yesterday

It's extremely touristy, but still really fun and definitely worth seeing. this is where the famous (and beautiful) cathedral is, as well as Cafe du Monde (CASH ONLY!) FYI, it's windy!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 734meganp
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great park and interesting history lesson. Visit on a bike tour to get all the information and interest this city has

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jasonmX5140EV
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped here for a henna tattoo &to watch the sights,strange looking folk,street mimes,brass bands.very near Cafe during Mon & shops. City buses on other side of park No car needed for this area & parking space is limited.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sunwalker2001
Reviewed yesterday

This is the place to be for pop-up street musicians to local artists displaying their wares, clipped to the fence. You can find tarot card readers, tour guides, and flea market finds.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MichiganMom71
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Jackson Square is a nicely designed park and works well. In the center is a statue of Andrew Jackson a Battle of New Orleans hero. Around the sides of the park, there are heaps of different artists selling their works and it seemed to be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Freedom758635
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful park. great place to take pictures and check out local artists and vendors. Certainly a must see stop in New Orleans.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JPLewis4891
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an important square with large heroic statue of Andrew Jackson in center. Nice flowers, surrounded by some musicians and tarot readers. Centrally located

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SadieMT
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There are tons of vendors around on Sunday. So many local artists. I wish I would of brought a bigger suitcase just so I could bring home some of the amazing artwork. The St Louis Cathedral is a must see. It’s gorgeous!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 948jamiee
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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
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
...More
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AdamMorgan85
October 9, 2018|
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Response from 63coryr | Reviewed this property |
It’s $40 a person no reservation required just hop on and ride. Ours was an hour and included a visit to the cemetery and a great tour guide named Brandon. Well worth it!
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ashleywinn
July 24, 2018|
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Response from 63mimi | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The actual park is open 8-6 every day. Have fun 😀
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ashleywinn
July 24, 2018|
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Response from Kendu24 | Reviewed this property |
The square itself is open everyday, 8am to 7pm. Most shops and restaurants around the square are open much later.
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