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Reviewed 6 days ago

The area around it isn't the best, however the park is quite lovely and very large. The archway can be seen for blocks.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kbqhills
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just at the top of the French Quarter and is worth a quick stop. The impressive entrance is a stand out, as you cross the threshold you have different paths to take and there is several areas to review some history. I didn't...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful park with plaques honoring the history of the slaves in New Orleans. It's also a celebration of Louis Armstrong's history and it's wonderful! The statues and incredible and the plaques with the written history are a must to read and appreciate.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Diana G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great tribute to a great New Orleans musician. “See trees of Green, Red Roses too…” nice and peaceful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KC4444
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a pretty park with a beautiful archway and tributes to the icons of Jazz. It is an easy walk from the French Quarter down streets lined with quaint houses.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank teresahH11YL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being there on a dreary November afternoon probably didn't help, but the park was deserted (we only saw 3 other people) in the 30 or so minutes we were there. There was not much to see beside couple sculptures. The neighborhood felt sketchy, even in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SeattleCyclingMom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Coming to the Louis Armstrong Park from the French Quarter, you enter through an impressive archway. A pleasant park with statues, the historic congo square, memorials, a theatre and impressive night time illuminations.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mabinho
Reviewed 14 January 2019

This underappreciated park is three blocks from bourbon st, using St. Ann st. On the way, you can see some unique nawlins' residences. The park is across N. Ramparts St and we felt perfectly safe walking there and back on a december afternoon. There were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

We visited this park on a tour which gave us some deeper insight. Apparently people draw in chalk on the hardscape as a voodoo ritual. We saw one area where a chalk drawing was on the ground.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank DawgExplorer
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

This small park is located on the northern part of the French Quarter. They say jazz was originated here. The small garden has a few amazing trees.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Ali T
1 May 2018|
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Response from 82lloydm | Reviewed this property |
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MarissaTemelie
2 July 2015|
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Response from worldin88days | Reviewed this property |
No. Entry is free for just walking around the park. Although I think fees might apply for some events.
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