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Woldenberg Riverfront Park

1 Canal St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70130-1152
+1 504-565-3033
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Music Off The Ferry.

A beautiful park like all the others in New Orleans. Small for a quick stroll. You'll find the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Adam L
via mobile
Good for jogging/walking

The Riverfront is not one of the most beautiful per say when it comes to waterfront areas. You see... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ann Arbor, MI
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A visit to Woldenberg Park is like walking through a stately outdoor museum and gallery, with public art and historical sites every where you look.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good52%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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1 Canal St, French Quarter, New Orleans, LA 70130-1152
French Quarter
+1 504-565-3033
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A beautiful park like all the others in New Orleans. Small for a quick stroll. You'll find the ferry boat here which you can board for a tour. I enjoyed the cultural tunes it was playing upon its arrival.

Thank Adam L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Riverfront is not one of the most beautiful per say when it comes to waterfront areas. You see some joggers there in the morning and a few people strolling down the walk. Unfortunately, it seems to also attract a number of homeless.

Thank bcsystems
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting Jackson Square, cross the street and marvel at the mighty Mississippi. A good spot to watch the ships navigate the big bend. Also you can see and ride the paddle wheeler if you wish.Nice clean restrooms under the berm by the street

1  Thank donald h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you find yourself in the area, take a minute to walk around and take photos. It's a good place to stop by.

1  Thank Saebr18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice place to view the Mississippi and the crescent city connection. There are some cool sculptures and it's good for a nice walk, but it isn't really anything spectacular.

1  Thank Pete B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Stroll along the mighty Mississippi river. Watch the ships go by. See the local flavor. Great place for pictures

Thank John S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

A lovely green space on the mighty Mississippi riverfront. Take a stroll here and see the monument to the immigrant or enjoy the view of the riverboat Natchez rolling down the river. If you have time visit the Aquarium - it's amazing! This is a...More

Thank M S
Reviewed 3 May 2017

its so amazing to see how how the river is and how low New Orleans is.. these levies are the only protection they have and its cool to see.. great place to see the river and a very fun area..

Thank GARY C
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Calming walk along the Mississippi River. We were able to catch the Steamboat Natchez leaving for one of its voyages, which was pretty cool. There seemed to be less foot traffic here than other places, but do watch out for husslers.

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We walked around and thru this park many times during our excursions around New Orleans. The French Quarter festival was in full swing while we visited and many pavilions were set up here with vendors and bands playing. Scenic view of the Mississippi as well...More

Thank TDakin
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Would this be a good place to watch the New year fireworks 12/31/16? Or will it be packed with people?
7 November 2016|
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Response from Nola_Rachael | Reviewed this property |
It'll be packed and it's a sketchy area . Safer on the riverfront in front of Jackson Square. That will still be packed. Just don't bring wallets or purses. Keep your cards an ID in front pockets. Algiers is a nice place and... More