On a visit to New Orleans you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for New Orleans. These places are what New Orleans is all about. These must see places in New Orleans will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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#1 of 31 Must See Activities in New Orleans | Added 22945 times in trip plans
Frenchmen St., New Orleans, LA, USA
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Frenchmen Street is located close to the Bourbon street and is the best way to soak in the nightlife and the shopping pulse of New Orleans.
The Frenchmen streetsis loved for its live music haunts and you will often find locals and tourists here dancing to some fabulous local bands not just in clubs but out on the streets as well. The food compl...
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514 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The New Orleans Pharmacy Museum occupies the apothecary of the first licensed Pharmacist in the country- Louis J. Dufilho, Jr.
Today the museum is spread across 2 floors and showcases methods of administration, variety of perfumes and other cosmetics, historic Voodoo potions, various medical instruments, historic prescriptions and other medical pra...
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1235 N Peters St, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The French Market has it all- a flea market, a farmer’s market, small eateries where you can grab a quick bite and live music that completes the ambience.
If you love to shop, you will love the variety of clothes, jewellery, art, artefacts and the sheer variety of food available here. Evenings see the market at its busiest and if you want to ...
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400 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States
10:00 am - 04:30 pm
The Old U.S. Mint houses the Jazz Museum apt to explore when in the birthplace of Jazz music. The collection of the museum includes Louis Armstrong’s first cornet, Edward “Kid” Ory’s trombone, George Lewis’ clarinet, Sidney Bechet’s soprano saxophone and Warren “Baby” Dodds’ drum kit among other...
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1100 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Built around the mid 18th century by French Colonial engineers, the Old Ursuline Convent is the oldest building in the Mississippi valley. Over the years, the convent served as a school, arch bishop’s residence and an office of Louisiana Legislature. Today the convent houses a small museum and along with the St. Louis Cathedral and St. Mary's...
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420 Julia St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
09:30 am - 04:30 pm
A perfect place for kids, and the kids at heart, the Louisiana Children’s museum is a fantastic place to go to when you are in search of family activities. From building houses to painting to origami, there is plenty to keep kids busy for hours.
For people visiting New Orleans, it probably one of the best places to visit with children and rel...
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130 Baronne St, New Orleans, LA 70112, United States
07:00 am - 08:00 pm
The Immaculate Conception Church completed in the 1930’s resembles the original church built on the same ground in the 1850’s. The church and is loved for its Venetian Gothic Revival and Moorish Revival influenced design.
The stunning golden alter made in France gets your attention straight away as you enter the church and the beautiful...
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1380 Port of New Orleans Pl, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
The Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World specialises in making classic, colourful floats and is not just a Mardi Gras highlight but a known name for events and parades all around the world.
Se the artists work on these colourful floats and costumes and see all the ‘behind the scene’ secrets of the technique and artistry behind the grand parad...
#9 of 31 Must See Activities in New Orleans | Added 17057 times in trip plans
1427 Washington Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
07:00 am - 03:00 pm
The Lafayette Cemetery No.1 is the resting place for many famous personalities including Judge Ferguson of the Plessy vs Ferguson, the Brunie family (known for their contribution to Jazz music) and Brigadier General Harry T. Hays who led the 1st Louisiana Brigade. Movies Double Jeopardy in 1999 and Dracula 2000 in 2000 are filmed at this cemetery. ...
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1111 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Saenger Theatre is popular for hosting popular international artists and is proudly called the ‘Grand Dame of the South’.
The theatre originally established in the 1920’s had its share of damage during the Hurricane Katrina and was reopened in 2013. Today, the theatre’s state of the art design, renewed amenit...
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929 Camp St, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Memorial Hall Confederate Civil War Museum has a collection of over 140 flags including a few old restored flags and a set of personal belongings of Civil War soldiers-including a Chess set carved out of wood, utensils, boots, flasks and binoculars.
The museum’s weapon collection is the highlightand consists of Rifled cannon, Pistols, Car...
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619 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States
07:00 pm - 11:59 pm
The Frenchmen Art Market is the perfect place to shop for art work, jewellery and crafts made by local and regional artists of New Orleans. The market starts after sunset and is loved for its live music that adds to the shopping experience. If you love art or simply are a keen shopper, a visit here will make sure you leave with bags full of goodies...
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900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Ernest N. Morial Convention Centre is modern architecture at its best and has many smaller halls where a variety of events and festivals take place all year round. The entire 25,000 square feet area has extensive lighting system with LED system that will provide color as per the event’s requirement. The place is enormous and you should wa...
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1 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
Named after philanthropist Malcolm Woldenberg, the Woldenberg Riverfront Park borders the Mississippi river. Walk along the mighty Mississippi and take in the breathtaking view of that river. Enjoy the art sculptures all along the way.
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501 Napoleon Ave, New Orleans, LA 70115, USA
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Tipitina's rich musical history is the reason why the place is revered by musicians all around the world. Established in 1977 to provide a place for Professor Longhair to perform in his final years, the place takes it name from the song ‘Tipitina’- one of Longhair's recordings.
Today, the place celebrates Louisiana’s music and cul...