Congo Square

Park
New Orleans, LA 70037

Tips

  • We ARE Saving A Place for YOU in Congo Square! CONGO SQUARE SUNDAYS (approximately) 2PM until in Congo Square New Orleans, Louisiana 70125
  • Great place to spend an afternoon relaxin
  • Origin of Jazz, Market ting and Mardi Gras :)
  • If you know Congo Square's history, you can feel its weight.
  • Beautiful park. Look for the stunning and enormous oak tree.
  • In slavery times, local slaves had a free day on Sundays. Legend says that jazz was invented right here during slaves social meetings done in the park.
  • Inside Armstrong park is the historical gathering square for african slaves and where jazz and blues started
  • Nice atmosphere.
  • A beautifully historic area in Louis Armstrong park. The area has been preserved and it's one of my favorite spots
  • Hermoso resumen de la historia negra de la ciudad
  • Painting of Congo Square festivities by artist, friend, and neighbor Brandon Delles. Be part of New Orleans, not apart from it. Let us show you how!

Nearby places

North Rampart Street
800 Decatur St (at The French Market)