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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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A place to visit, have photographs taken and promenade. It is very pretty and picturesque. A good photograph can be taken from across the road near the river, because there is a pathway on top of the levy, that gives you a good perspective. Another...More

Thank ROZNBAZ
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A lot happens around Jackson square. Lot of artists put up small shops. Can spend hours together here

Thank shrutis1989
Reviewed yesterday

A bit of calm in the chaos! nice green park just off the french quarter. lots of activity around it.

Thank packinglite
Reviewed yesterday

Pros Iconic pictures Close to some tasty food Close to downtown and the CBD Cons Can be difficult to navigate without be harassed for money by street people. My wife and I love to stroll the square when we are in NOLA. There is a...More

Thank dpbreiten
Reviewed yesterday

We walked through while exploring. Beautiful area, very historic and well kept. Buildings and gardens are amazing. Shops, food and all on the streets that surround President Jackson's statue.

Thank Mahnke2
Reviewed yesterday

You have - all in one place: St. Louis Cathedral, Andrew Jackson statue, horse drawn carriages, artist selling their paintings and in 2018 the NOLA 300 signs celebration of the founding of the city. Plus it is free to wander & enjoy!

Thank magic_carpets
Reviewed 2 days ago

From street performs and street artists to history and green space this place has it all. If you are going to New Orleans you need to stop in Jackson's Square

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Jackson Square is a great place for pictures. It is very well kept and a nice place to just sit and take in all the sights. It is surrounded by shops, restaurants, street vendors, just a little bit of everything.

Thank Curious11153577769
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place for it historic significance. But personally I liked it more for the street performers and side walk posted art. There is so many different artists with their work on display, all types from scenery to abstract. It is like an...More

Thank asosa13
Reviewed 2 days ago

No trip to New Orleans is complete without a trip to Jackson Square! Hopefully you head here on a nice day on a weekend. We were there on a Friday and it was rainey so it kept all the artists away which normally line the...More

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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
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AdamMorgan85
10 October 2018|
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Response from 778scarletb | Reviewed this property |
40$ this includes your entrance to the cemetery..
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ashleywinn
25 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
25 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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