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Address: 615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116-3234
Phone Number: 800-800-0550
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Fun area with street painters, musicians and jugglers.

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Central Location - you'll pass by anyway!

Great park to take in your beignets after the long line at Cafe du monde. Get them to go with a coffee and come enjoy on the park benches and shade here!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great park to take in your beignets after the long line at Cafe du monde. Get them to go with a coffee and come enjoy on the park benches and shade here!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you go to New Orleans you have to go to Jackson Square. There's a beautiful cathedral and the people watching is second to none. There are some homeless people out during the day so that makes you uncomfortable just be aware.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A great place to take a nice stroll. View all of the artists and their work. Really enjoyed it and recommend it.

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Nashville, TN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful spot near the river. While I was there, there was protesting going on, as it seems a group of people want to remove the Andrew Jackson statue. Police had parts of the square barricaded. The Cathedral looms over the square along with the statue, so it is a very picturesque spot. All along the outside of the square you... More 

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North Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place to visit and whole lot of history. It's exactly what I imagined. Across the street is the Mississippi River. This is the heart of Nawlins as the natives say.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is absolutely beautiful and it's right there by everything else so I suggest anybody that's in the area stop by and walk through downtown New Orleans it's absolutely beautiful there's all kinds of things to do but Jackson Square is absolutely beautiful.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice little park and lots of places for photos. Fountains around and plenty of benches. While there are some homeless people around no one approached us out bothered us. Plenty of benches to sit in the shade

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There are many street performers, artist selling paintings and fortune tellers. Also there are many landmarks and beautiful sights to see. If you are considering going to Jackson square, you may want to do so quickly, as there are reports of removing the Jackson statue very soon. I enjoyed walking the square and absorbing all the history and culture of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Jackson Square is an eclectic type attraction....musicians, dancers, artists, singers, street preachers, voodoo seers.... just a full sensory overload of experience!!! Sit on the park benches and feed the pigeons!!! Such a relaxing stroll through this area of NOLA!! We used the valet parking at the casino and walked to Jackson Square.

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Pensacola, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very beautiful square central to the French Quarter, museums, French Market, Dumonds coffee, art displays, the riverbank overlook, St Louis Cathedral. Parking nearby, on streetcar line on the riverbank.

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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.