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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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Look at all the art

The artists wow! The people watching is great, there's music. Touchdown Jesus is watching over you. It's beautiful here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The artists wow! The people watching is great, there's music. Touchdown Jesus is watching over you. It's beautiful here.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We hanged out in Jackson square for hours. Its very lively and architecture of the surrounding building is very pretty

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You can find a little bit of everything at Jackson Square, surrounded by bars/restaurants, artists, musicians, fortune tellers, and more. A great place to relax, and enjoy your surroundings, reflect on what is Nawlins! Enjoy!

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Erath
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beautiful Cathedral to visit, horse carriage rides available, and a nice area to climb up top to get great views of the surroundings including the Mississipi River.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

wall art, great places to eat, cooking school, artists, mimes, southern hospitality. It is all in Jackson Square and more.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Jackson Square has a bit of history for the city, but I think the main attractions are the vendors - lots of artists, fortune tellers, musicians, carriage rides, majicians, jugglers and some sites you might not want your child to see (but they are quickly whisked away by security. Fun and interesting area!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Here you'll find jazz bands playing, fortune tellers and a nice park. This has great people watching opportunities.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have lived here on the Coast for 30yrs go to New Orleans often the Square is an ever changing picture with great street music and artists of good quality surrounded by 300 years of history this is not Disneyland thisis real

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visit Jackson Square often if you visit New Orleans , It will seldom disappoint. So much History surrounds the square. You can find a walking tour with Friends of the Cabildo, Visit the cabildo, visit St Louis Cathedral, or cross the street to grab a cafe au lait and beignets, Street artists display there wears on the gates that surround... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

No two visits are ever the same. Jackson square in a hub of artists and musicians. You can walk by several times a day and have a different experience each time. The view of the Mississippi behind Cafe Dumond is great. Lots of activity. Felt very safe.

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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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