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Frenchmen Street, New Orleans

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The center of New Orleans' live music scene, Frenchmen Street boasts a high concentration of nightclubs, most of which offer free admission to their nightly concerts. Still relatively unexplored by casual tourists, the street's clubs and bars stay open into the wee hours of the morning, with a varied music menu that includes jazz, blues, and reggae. The area is home to numerous restaurants, and caters to late-night diners. As you wander down the street, notice the typical New Orleans architecture of single-story Creole cottages and gable-roofed Creole townhouses. This entertainment district is easily accessible from almost anywhere in town, with taxis on constant patrol all through the night, every day of the week. Put Frenchmen Street at the forefront of your travel plans using our New Orleans vacation planner.
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  • If I get back to NOLA I would love to go to one of the bars here and listen to music. Walk around the area and it was fun to just soak it in. All the locals come here 
    If I get back to NOLA I would love to go to one of the bars here and listen to music. Walk around the area and it was fun to just soak it in. All the locals come here  more »
  • I spent one evening in December in this colorful part of town. Many music choices and a friendly vibe all around. 
    I spent one evening in December in this colorful part of town. Many music choices and a friendly vibe all around.  more »

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