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Address: 615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116-3234
Phone Number: +1 800-800-0550
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Fun area with street painters, musicians and jugglers.

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Fantastic way to FEEL New Orleans

This is the spot. The vibe, the energy, the culture. Certainly the "George Washington" park of The South is right here but with decadent food just steps away!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The cathedral was beautiful, as was the park. The homeless? men arguing and the several people with barking, struggling to get free, pit bulls had me on edge.

Vancouver, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Its busy and full of tourist, which isn't a bad thing until homeless people see tourist then they start hanging around there more and bothering people. The homeless in the city weren't bothering anymore until i got in jackson sq. then they started being pushy and asking for a bite of the food i was eating as i walked past... More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is the spot. The vibe, the energy, the culture. Certainly the "George Washington" park of The South is right here but with decadent food just steps away!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Has to be seen to be appreciated. And the little shops around it are amazing. Despite a rainy day it was very enjoyable. So much culture and history. Go, you won't regret it.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

fun square with a beautiful church.. great musicians and good local art. it's a must see in NOLA... we even got to see -- and attend a joyous wedding while there because people do marry and it's a public park.. very cool.

Arlington, TX
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Jackson sq is lovely and lively. There are artists around the sq when it's not rainy. Carriage rides line up on the riverside. There are shops n restaurants around the sq. go across the street to take a great picture from up high with the sq and cathedral and museums. Pretty days usually have a variety of street performers as... More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Jackson Square was the first place I wanted to see in New Orleans. I wasn't disappointed. It has so many musicians, artists and great eateries nearby.

Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Usually Jackson Square is filled with local artists, tarot card readers, and the various tourists that wander through to look at the shops alongside, or perhaps stroll past the statue of Andrew Jackson on a rearing horse. Like others, I stress personal safety and awareness of your surroundings. But sometimes it's helpful to dissolve into a crowd or get lost... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

small, but beautiful. Lots of vendors outside, surrounded by gift shops and places to eat, and just a historical vibe to it. Mule pulled carriages, and across the street from the riverwalk. Avoid cafe du monde...better places to get a French donut if you must have one

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

An enormous amount of live music street performers and art all around this area. St.Louis Cathedral as gorgeous as well as the two adjacent buildings which have important historical context. The Mississippi River is just nearby as well as Cafe Du Monde. If you need a place to hang out Jackson Square is it.

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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 Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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