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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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  • Bourbon St for partying, but Frenchman Street for great LIVE New Orleans-style music. Check out the Spotted Cat for authentic music up-close and personal.  more »
  • Frenchmen St, is where you can find a large number of well-known live music bars in New Orleans. Located where the French Quarter neighborhood meets Faubourg Marigny. Among the most famous venues incl...  more »
  • We were wandering around the French quarter late afternoon, headed to the south end of Frenchmen street to find a good range of less seedy bars with excellent music options.  more »

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