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Congo Square

25 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Linda
Linda
March 18, 2019
Congo Square is an open space, now within Louis Armstrong Park, which is located in the Tremé neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana, just across Rampart Street north of the French Quarter. The Tremé neighborhood is famous for its history of African American music.
Oswald
Oswald
December 30, 2017
Congo Square is an open space within Louis Armstrong Park, which is located in the Tremé neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana, just across Rampart Street north of the French Quarter.
Supreeya
Supreeya
December 16, 2016
The place where all New Orleans music was officially born. Free jazz concerts on Thursdays in fall and spring.
Vesta
Vesta
October 27, 2016
A must visit for historical reasons. There's often something going on but even when there isn't, it's a great spot to walk around and soak in local history.
Chris
Chris
March 19, 2016
Music anyone? Afro-American rhythms were created here first!

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Location
701 North Rampart Street
New Orleans, LA 70116
Phone+1 504-658-3200
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 7:00 PM