Experience Jazz Music Where it all Began

Only in New Orleans could there be a National Park for jazz! Drop by our visitor center at the New Orleans Jazz Museum at 400 Esplanade Ave. or 916 North Peters St. to inquire about musical events around town. In the mood for a world class musical experience? Attend a jazz concert or ranger performance at the new state of the art performance venue on the 3rd floor of the New Orleans Jazz Museum.

Closeup of trumpet player's hands and instrument

Jazz History & Musicians

Who invented jazz? Where was it born? Discover jazz through biographies, oral histories, and self-guided tours.

Young musicians play jazz

Jazz for Young Musicians & Listeners

Discover jazz through special kids' programs, the park's Junior Ranger program, and more!

Last updated: January 11, 2018

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419 Decatur St
New Orleans, LA 70130


(504) 589-4841

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