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 Old U.S. Mint 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 Old U.S. Mint. Read More

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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!

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

419 Decatur St
New Orleans, LA 70130


(504) 589-4841
The visitor center phone is answered during normal operating hours 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (closed on Mardi Gras and on federal holidays).

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