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Address: Canal St to Esplanade Ave, Mississippi River to N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA
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The heart and cultural center of New Orleans is the French Quarter, a...

The heart and cultural center of New Orleans is the French Quarter, a must-see for its high energy, rich history, diverse architecture, music, street performers, renowned jazz clubs, lively nightlife and the finest art galleries and restaurants in the city.

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Walked to the French Quarter from the Convention Center with the family...Enjoyed the walk and then the street entertainment while in the French Quarter was awesome.

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Suffolk, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Walked to the French Quarter from the Convention Center with the family...Enjoyed the walk and then the street entertainment while in the French Quarter was awesome.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Walked from the Convention Center to French Quarter and was very entertaining with the street performers.

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Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There are many streets to visit, all lined with shops, bars and restaurants. I could have spent all day in the art shops. Very nice paintings.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You have to go to the French Quarter one time. Just walk the street to see the craziness that New Orleans is know for. Great people watching, architecture and food.

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Biloxi, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I love French Quarters so exciting great food much talent on the streets no place for children in the night hours

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Sulphur, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love, love this time of year and the decorations and fun items at the shops were amazing! Enjoy so much just walking through the shops and browsing at the booths and having conversations with vendors.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great location, lots to see, do, eat and hear!!! Very busy over Thanksgiving Weekend but still no problem getting about or in to shops, bars restaurants

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The bars in this area were very fun at night and offered some great live music. The shops had affordable prices and we're great for purchasing souvenirs.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When we ask where to have some fun in a bussnise trip we were directed to the French quarter. I fell not safe the street is not clean as well as I did not find a place to spend some time in soft music and good clean place to sit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've wanted to go here for years and finally did. Well worth it and need to go back with more time and company. Great architecture, great movie location trivia, food and music. Note hit the market for souvenirs, half the price of the stores. I loved the area.

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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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