Top Things to Do in New Orleans
The Big Easy is big on fun: Mardi Gras, jaw-dropping Southern mansions, lazy riverboat rides along the Mississippi and so much more. Check out our list of top things to do in New Orleans.Filed under:
French Quarter's Jackson Square
Named for Battle of New Orleans hero Andrew Jackson in 1815, Jackson Square Park has been called one of “America’s Great Public Spaces” by the American Planning Association. Roughly the size of a city park, the space is a regular venue for live musical acts. At its center you’ll find Saint Louis Cathedral, the oldest cathedral in North America.
Please forgive us, this gallery is really popular.
We sent a note to our support staff about the glitch you just experienced. Please click the button below to reload your content.
You May Also Like
Getting around New Orleans just got easy. Check out our tips for navigating the Crescent City by streetcar, pedicab and more!
From live jazz to Creole and zydeco beats, discover New Orleans' coolest venues to hear live music.
Ready to celebrate the country's independence? These are some of the ...
From po’ boys to beignets, New Orleans is one of America’s most unique ...
Spend a night with some legendary ghosts -- Marilyn Monroe and Sid ...
The Big Easy is big on fun: Mardi Gras, jaw-dropping Southern ...
What’s so exciting about New Orleans’ attractions? Plenty. Tour the ...
More Travel Inspirations
Enter for a chance to win a grand prize worth almost $900,000!
Find FN chefs' favorite ice cream, BBQ, and burgers across the country.
Get creative in the kitchen and see cooler ways to cook from Cooking Channel.