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St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
Basin at St. Louis St., New Orleans, LA 70112 [Map It]
(504) 482-5065
www.saveourcemeteries.org

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Cemetery

Description: Tours offered Monday through Saturday at 10am, 11:30am and 1pm, and Sunday at 10am.
New Orleans African American Museum
1418 Governor Nicholls St., New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 566-1136
www.noaam.org

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Museum

Description: The New Orleans African American Museum is dedicated to protecting, preserving, and promoting through education the history, art, and communities of African Americans in New Orleans and the African diaspora.
The Backstreet Cultural Museum
1116 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 522-4806
www.backstreetmuseum.org

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Museum

Description: At The Backstreet Cultural Museum, visitors can find an amazing assortment of memorabilia indigenous to Mardi Gras, jazz funerals and other traditions found only in New Orleans. The museum houses the city’s largest collection of brilliantly colored and elaborately designed Mardi Gras Indian costumes hand made by local artisans costing upwards of $10,000 a piece. In this simple setting, the museum also houses an enormous collection of still photos and video footage of Mardi Gras Indians, jazz funerals and second lines.
St. Louis Cemetery No. 2
720 St. Louis St., New Orleans, LA 70122 [Map It]
(504) 482-5065

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Cemetery
Congo Square
835 N. Rampart St., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Park/Square (Recreational), Historic Landmark

Description: In the southern corner of Armstrong Park is Congo Square, an open space where slaves and free blacks gathered throughout the 19th century for meetings, open markets, and the African dance and drumming celebrations that played a substantial role in the development of jazz. Local voodoo practitioners still consider Congo Square a spiritual base and gather at the Square for rituals.
Mahalia Jackson Theater
1419 Basin St., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 525-1052
www.mahaliajacksontheater.com

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Theatre (Performance)

Description: The Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts is a historic arts venue located in the city’s famous Armstrong Park. A cultural hub within NOLA, The Mahalia Jackson Theater hosts a diverse variety of performance and musical events, including operas, plays, and dance shows. The theater is named to honor Mahilia Jackson, a world-renowned and beloved gospel singer who was born and raised in New Orleans. Tickets are available for purchase online, by phone, or in person at the theater’s box office.
Louis Armstrong Park
835 N. Rampart St., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
new.nola.gov

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Park/Square (Recreational)

Description: Just steps from the French Quarter sits this public park that honors the jazz great Louis Armstrong. Look for the iconic, arched entrance—inside you'll find sites like Congo Square (a historic meeting place for slaves in the 1800s), sculptures, duck ponds and lots of open spaces for relaxing.
VooDoo Spiritual Temple
1428 N. Rampart St., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 943-9795
www.voodoospiritualtemple.org

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Museum

Description: Located near Congo Square, featured on PBS, commercial TV and in movies. Teachings touch the soul of all people. Services offered include consultations, rituals, potions, tours, and lectures; under the direction of Priestess Miriam since 1990.
Treme's Petit Jazz Museum
1500 Governor Nicholls St., New Orleans, LA 70116 [Map It]
(504) 715-0332
www.facebook.com

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Museum

Description: Imagine the procession of mardi gras indians, the march of brass bands and the sounds of jazz. Treme's Petit Jazz Museum will enlighten and illustrate those cultural icons.
The Broad Theater
636 N Broad St., New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 218-1008
www.thebroadtheater.com

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Movie Theater
Creative Alliance of New Orleans
2326 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70119 [Map It]
(504) 218-4807
www.cano-la.org

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Cultural Center

Description: CANO’s mission is to provide training, education, and information for creative artists, cultural producers and the community, to protect our cultural legacy and to promote the revitalization of the city as a cultural and economic center.
Basin St. Station
501 Basin St., New Orleans, LA 70112 [Map It]
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www.basinststation.com

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Historic Landmark, Historic Building

Description: Basin St. Station, formerly the New Orleans Terminal Company, is a historical touchstone that remains in what was once the transportation crossroad of the city of New Orleans. Today Basin St. Station embodies the preservation of a rare vestige of the five railways stations and their associated buildings that served Downtown New Orleans in the early 20th century.

Valentino New Orleans Hotels'Basin St. Station is a four story development with adjoining landscape parking, the first floor containing a visitor information center, educational community exhibit and performance venues, a walking tour kiosk, a coffee shop and Louisiana gift shop.

Shrine of St. Jude
411 N. Rampart St., New Orleans, LA 70122 [Map It]
(504) 525-1551
www.judeshrine.com

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Church/Cathedral of Interest
St. Augustine Catholic Church
1210 Governor Nicholls St., New Orleans, LA 70115 [Map It]
(504) 525-5934
www.staugustinecatholicchurch-neworleans.org

Neighborhood: Treme
Attraction Type/s: Church/Cathedral of Interest

Description: Oldest African American church in New Orleans
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