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Jackson Square

615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116-3234
+1 800-800-0550
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Fun area with street painters, musicians and jugglers.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“street performers” (1,010 reviews)
“fortune tellers” (462 reviews)
“louis cathedral” (707 reviews)
615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116-3234
French Quarter
+1 800-800-0550
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Jackson square is a hub for people watching because there is always something going on. There are lots of street vendors, musicians and others milling about. Take the time to go into the park area in the center, it is beautiful and serene.

Thank Renee B
Reviewed yesterday

Jackson Square is a must do when going to New Orleans. It's right across from Cafe Du Monde and you are already getting beignets right? So get them to go and sit in the park. It is a perfect photo op and there are several...More

Thank LaaaasVegas
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyable place to visit and see s lot of history and buildings in Nola. Would be more enjoyable but you can't sit on benches and enjoy yourself for being approached by all types of people trying to either bum, steal, or swindle you out of...More

Thank Papflap
Reviewed yesterday

The square was hopping when my wife and I rode by it in our tour bus. A statue of General and President Andrew Jackson, the hero of the Battle of New Orleans and sixth President of the US, is centered in the square and the...More

Thank Stuart Y
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved this part of NO beautiful park and buildings amazing street acts and music. Loved all the artists and looking at their paintings. Perfect to have lunch and people watch. We saw some excellent performers here. Not to be missed!!!

Thank LynseyUK55
Reviewed yesterday

Was nice place to sit and relax. Lot of things going on around the square to do. Lots of people playing music

Thank 57Karen17
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The square itself is lovely, a park in the center and shops all around with the cathedral on the backside. There are street vendors everywhere, live music, and the front side is where you'll find Royal Carriages, a visitor center with bathrooms, and on the...More

Thank MsKate007
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I walked through the park one afternoon. The place was well kept and clean. We enjoyed the music in the background.

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visiting Jackson Square and St Louis Cathedral gives you a good feeling about New Orleans. The centre piece of the square is the statue to Andrew Jackson, the major who held off 7000 English troops trying to take New Orleans. At the rear of the...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lots of music, lots of little vendors. you can pick up a calesh ride here. There are also a bunch of good restaurants in about a 2 block radius and Bourbon street is nearby if you like that sort of thing.

Thank Christopher E
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
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ann h
28 July 2017|
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Response from mother thetesa | Reviewed this property |
The river boat cruises are about 10 min walk to Jackson Square. The GOP on bus is in the same area of cruises depending on service you use. March the weather should be pretty nice
Wanda D
12 June 2017|
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Response from Havok1000 | Reviewed this property |
Still there as of July 29th and no talks of removal. Yet....
12 May 2017|
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Response from Monica B | Reviewed this property |
We went during the week and they were there . There def seemed to be more on Wed