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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” (1,046 reviews)
“fortune tellers” (462 reviews)
“louis cathedral” (706 reviews)
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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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1 - 10 of 11,121 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An absolute must see if in New Orleans. The park itself has a little character with the statue of General Jackson rising as a testament to American patriotism. But surrounding the park are artists, street entertainers snd shops that get to the heart of the...More

Thank Helena L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Jackson square itself is a beautiful place to relax or use as a meeting place for groups or friends to meet. The collection of local artists and fortune tellers that used to be at the French Market are set up outside of Jackson square now...More

Thank travelingman101a
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Classic New Orleans scene. Across from the river. Focus of the French quarter visit. Artists and performers on the street.

Thank phillip F
Reviewed yesterday

Jackson square has a very cool vibe to it. Your surrender by beautiful azaleas plants and shade trees. It’s a very busy area, but I found it be quite and calming.

Thank 352MD
Reviewed yesterday

We were in Jackson square frequently to visit museums, the Cathedral, and to meet up with tour guides. The worst bands in New Orleans play here, probably because they can't get gigs anywhere else. I don't think any musician had any idea what the other...More

Thank Road_to_paradise
Reviewed yesterday

Each time I'm in New Orleans, I seem to have to pass through Jackson Square. There's always a gathering of people doing something.

Thank Trevor C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love the artists that surround the square every day. You can find something beautiful and unique here, the perfect souvenir made by the incredibly talented people that live here. You can also get a tarot reading and other psychic readings here if that's your...More

Thank Hannah R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So much history, beautiful art work and character. The Cathedral is definitely a must see. Lots of art work around the square

Thank Teagen S
Reviewed 2 days ago

There's always something interesting to see in Jackson Square. The music, the art, the fortune tellers, the street perfomers, the mule carriages. It's definitely a great place to visit and people watch.

Thank Nicole L
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was truly amazing to see. If you have time please see it. The monuments, fountain, live jazz music and vendors; It’s the perfect spot between the beautiful Mississippi River and St Louis cathedral.

Thank deebug2470
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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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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
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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....
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Tifftheteacher
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
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