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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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+1 800-800-0550
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Reviewed yesterday

You can get a carriage ride here to see about anything. From $20 per person up depending where to and how long of a trip. History tours to Cemetery all right here. This is the hot spot of the French Quarter. Shops and River access...More

Thank Cheryle H
Reviewed yesterday

We just got off the RTA, and walked down the street and around the corner and there it was. It was pretty much as we remembered it, a small park gated and surrounded with wrought iron fence. There were some artists, several horse drawn carriages,...More

Thank E9185FXjohnm
Reviewed yesterday

Dozens of artists, performers, palm/tarot card readers, and carriage rides surround this square. It is fun to people watch and take in the essence of New Orleans. This is a must visit.

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this park a couple of times during our visit. Well worth the visits to see the architecture. A quiet, clean albeit small park.

Thank stevedutfield
Reviewed 2 days ago

Oct-2018. This small, beautiful square surrounds the iconic statue of Jackson on horseback. The wrought iron fencing is well-maintained. Its a lovely view between the entryway and the church front.

Thank LLDearness
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Walking around this area was okay visually but the beggars and street people sort of put a damper on the total experience. Trying to avoid them was more of a project than it should have been but it was still a very pretty area. Make...More

Thank tahkli71
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was one of my favorite places on my recent trip. The art, the music and people are a wonderful sample of New Orleans!

Thank Andrea T
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a place to stroll around, and take some of the classic pictures in New Orleams. Cafe du Monde is close by, and so is a great view of the Mississippi River.

Thank lindsay325
Reviewed 2 days ago

Street entertainment is everywhere. People selling art work and then steps from Bourbon Street. Plenty to see and do.

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 2 days ago

you will find some shade and monument along with some nice landscaping and lush lawn. Water fountain for a drink too.

Thank beardogmom
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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
9 October 2018|
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Response from Scarlet B | Reviewed this property |
40$ this includes your entrance to the cemetery..
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ashleywinn
24 July 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
24 July 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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