• Wendell Brunious and band perform at the Old U.S. Mint

    New Orleans Jazz

    National Historical Park Louisiana

Things To Do

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Park Rangers Matt Hampsey and Bruce Barnes perform at the park.

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Jazz History Self Guided Audio Tour
Our Park offers an excellent 11 stop tour of jazz history sites in New Orleans. Stop by the visitor center to pick up the tour brochure or you can use the download link from our website. Tour narrations of the Jazz Sites in New Orleans tours are available by dialing 504-613-4062 or by mp3 download.

 
Park Ranger Program

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Park Ranger Programs
Every week, park rangers present a variety of programs. So, whether you're in the mood to participate during a demonstration or sit back and learn from an exciting lecture, stop by and enjoy.

 
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Live Music Performances
Every Saturday and Wednesday, the park hosts a variety of musicians to explore the origins, development and progression of New Orleans jazz. The park features live music during many of the ranger presentations during the week as well. Please check the schedule to see when your favorite jazz artist will be performing.

Did You Know?

Louis Armstrong

Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong claimed to be born on July 4th, 1900, but a baptismal record was recently found which states his birthday as August 4th, 1901. (We celebrate both days!)