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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can park for free near here and walk a path to see the boats and views of the Mississippi. I wouldn’t be surprised if the expand this trail. It has the essence of the high-line park in New York City. It was a bit...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank OBD2142
Reviewed 29 November 2018

I love this park with great views of the skyline, bridge, and the river. There’s some swings and a great place to take a stroll.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TravelinSuz
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Love this park, as do the pups. We walk from the ferry to The Joint and then on to Parleaux Beer Lab, about 6 miles round trip. All venues are dog friendly. If more refreshments are required, head on to MRB bar on St Phillip...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely park the borders the river in the Bywater area of the city. Obviously it's a nicer walk-in cooler weather and not in the humid heat of Summer. Visitors with disabilities or mobility issues should be aware that there are only three...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank isilwath
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Crescent Park is located on the riverfront in the Bywater area, go in the daytime, don't go at night. Lovely views of the City, River, and westbank. Park really has no amenities or activities, just a passive type of park, bring chairs if you want...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Crescent Park is a linear park along the Mississippi River with a greenway trail leading to the French Market. If you're willing to walk a mile or two, it provides safe, ample and free parking to access the French Quarter. It would probably take longer...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

When I read other comments, I wonder if I came to the same place. So maybe I have missed something! The view on the Mississipi river is nice, you can see some old style boats. It's a good spot for a walk as well. But...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ML_Travels140
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Crescent is a couple mile long park along the river. Always a lot of activity to see on the river. When we were there the river was darn near at flood stage so it was pretty turbulent. There’s areas you can still see destruction from...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank UsuallyNotGrumpy
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

I came here looking for a nice running path and I was very pleasantly surprised by this park and the views. Take the large stairwell up and around to get in if you’re walking from N Peters Street and get ready for lovely views of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Joey613
Reviewed 21 February 2018

My friends took me to Crescent Park one day when it was clear and a bit blustery out by the Mississippi River. We parked in the Park's parking lot on Chartres and crossed the curved pedestrian bridge to the park. The bridge steps were being...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Terry P
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There's an elevator?? Seriously, the park is pretty short for bike riding. Unless it's for kids to learn.
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