Spanish Plaza

Currently Open
  • Address: Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Tags: Walking Area, Plaza, Family And Kids

The Spanish Plaza was dedicated by Spain as a remembrance of their common historical past with the city of New Orleans and as a pledge of friendship in the future.

Located near the waterfront, the plaza offers a panoramic view of the Mississippi river. The central fountain adds to its beauty and often you will find locals as well as tourist taking a casual walk in the afternoons and evenings.

Exploring the nearby Aquarium of the Americas, Riverwalk Shopping Centre and the Harrah's casinois the highlight when you visit the plaza.

  • Admission is free.

  • By Bus: Canal at Convention Center Blvd
  • By Tram: Poydras Station
  • By renting a Car/ Bike.
  • By Taxi.

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  • Spanish Plaza Address: Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
  • Spanish Plaza Timing: 24-hrs
  • Spanish Plaza Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Spanish Plaza(preferred time): 08:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Spanish Plaza: 00:45 Mins
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  • 0.23% of people who visit New Orleans include Spanish Plaza in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Spanish Plaza visit around 5 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Spanish Plaza

Wednesday and Thursday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Spanish Plaza

People normally also visit New Orleans Art District while planning their trip to Spanish Plaza.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • This area is very scenic and a very good spot for some photos in front of the Mississippi River. There are usually a few local vendors around with food or souvenirs. There are also some panhandlers and or preforming artist so be aware you might be approached.

  • Very disappointed, nothing to see because it’s under construction. August 2018

  • Great area

  • Siper cool walk at the Mississippi River! Lots of boats you can hop on and go across

  • Still under construction in November...

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