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555 Canal Street  New Orleans  Louisiana  70130  USA 

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Visitor's Guide: New Orleans

The Cabildo

Lousiana's Flagship Museum
  • Neighborhood: French Quarter
  • Category: Local History & Culture
  • Hours: Tu to Su from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Accessible for persons with disabilities: yes

Description

This structure was built between 1795-1799 to house the city council when New Orleans was a possession of Spain. Today, the Cabildo is the flagship of the Louisiana State Museum. Interactive exhibits illustrate the history of Louisiana from European explorations to the post Civil War Reconstruction era. This stunning museum is located on Jackson Square near the St. Louis Cathedral. Group tours are available. The museum is closed on legal holidays.

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