Located in the heart of the French Market Washington Square Park allows you to just sit relax and enjoy the day. By a sandwich at one of the man nearby restaurants and just sit in the park and enjoy nature. That or bring a good...More
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Wanted to enjoy this park with 2 dogs. Nice location, but did not care for the residents. Would not return, unless for a concert.
Washington Square Park is located on Frenchmen Street, at the border of the residential end of the street and the strip with the music venues and shops. It has a playground for kids, park benches, big, shady trees, and an open, grassy area in the...More
Great location near the Frenchman St clubs and restaurants. Playground for the kids. Nice trees. Would be a lot nicer if there weren't homeless sleeping on the park benches. Doesn't feel quite safe.
small park surrounded by vintage homes but it wasn't all we were lead to believe it was and basically a waste of time for us.
This park is a good place to recharge. Its population includes families on the play equipment, couples, picnickers, and jugglers and other street performers rehearsing and practicing. As much as I enjoy New Orleans, I really enjoy the islands of calm that I find in...More
Nice to walk around or sit in for an hour to watch the practicing street performers, we saw jugglers and watched a film set where they were shooting a TV programme. I would suggest taking a picnic here in the day time or just walking...More
Found this little park while taking a walk on Frenchmen street. Nice enough park and would be great to hang out in. However, there were a lot of drifters in the park that day and several of them were acting "off"... Definitely wouldn't want to...More
Washington Square Park was small but well-suited for its purpose - a local park with enough play equipment, enough open space and enough seats and shade. Locked at night of course.