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Address: 615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116-3234
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Fun area with street painters, musicians and jugglers.

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A Beautiful Center to a Beautiful City

So much to see, the buildings, the art, the psychics, the square. Make sure to read about Baroness Pontalba's part in the history of the square - fascinating!

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

So much to see, the buildings, the art, the psychics, the square. Make sure to read about Baroness Pontalba's part in the history of the square - fascinating!

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Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely park in the middle of the French quarter. The architecture of the basilica and cabildo is not to be missed.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed close to the square so we visited quite often. Its a great place to look at the local artists or just take a break in the shade. And its less than a block to the river!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great location close to the river. A museum is across the street as well as the oldest Catholic Cathedral in the country. Near Cafe DuMonde.

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Rochester, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Looking around the square the architecture and buildings were impressive. The stores were interesting but the crowds on the perimeter streets were thick. Inside the actual square with the statue was more serene that felt more historic. Mind you we were there ON Halloween a party time second only to Mardi Gras. So the vendors and ghouls, vampires, and vendors... More 

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Media, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I loveJackson Square - from the history and the architecture to the people watching and street performers - it really is unique - don't miss it.

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Weston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Jackson Square is THE place to go in New Orleans to watch people, listen to music, see street performers and the mighty Mississippi, sample beignets (at the world-famous Cafe Du Monde or at our recommendation, New Orleans Famous Beignets and Coffee), and get your scenic tourist photos. It's a great place to soak up the New Orleans experience just by... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A beautiful church to walk through in the morning at no charge. Musicians and artists were outside later in the afternoon. We took the Royal Carriage mule/wagon tour that starts off in front of the square. Cafe du monde is right across the street with famous beinets and cafe au late. It's all right there and is totally cool. My... More 

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Vonore, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must see if you're in n'warlens This is American history. New Orleans is a a American historic town so you have to look at the past of our heritage. There is lots to see history and current culture. Go see and enjoy.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful and fun to visit and shop and dine. Love the beautiful trees and history. Enjoy reading the plaques and learning about our history.

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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 Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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