Jackson Square is also a more distinctive building, the surrounding area is not very busy, the night time less people, tour groups are not too many, the square in the center of the location erected a statue, the specific character history is not clear.
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It is said that this square was built with reference to the feeling of the French square, so it is quite special. Many European-style landscapes including the cathedral and the city park are on this square.
The area of Jackson Square is not very large. You can see some tourists playing here. It is also a part of the scenic area. When I visit here, I pay attention to many people. American architecture and roads are also relatively wide.
The most famous Jackson Square and St. Louis Church in the city center, various grassroots artists on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter, take the old tram to the garden area and admire the mansions along the road
Jackson Square is located in the middle of the French Quarter. It is a beautiful small park. In the photos of New Orleans, this place is unique and can be recognized at a glance. On one side of the square is the St. Louis Cathedral, and there are some other famous museums. Relatively speaking, the entrance fee to the museum is relatively cheap! If you want to take a beautiful photo of the square with the cathedral as the focal point, I personally recommend walking through Decatur St and then climbing up the steps of Washington Artillery Park. The view above is beautiful exploded! Also worth noting is the Café du Monde (Café du Monde) adjacent to the square. Go and order a few Beignets (bagels), and then sit in the square and listen to music!
Established in 1721, Jackson Square was originally a colonial exercise field "Plaza de Armes". It was not changed to the current park until 1850. In 1856, the sculptor Clark Mills' General Jackson rode a horse. The statue stands on the square. This is the world’s first horse-riding statue. The two front hooves are hanging in the air. The park on the square is full of jazz band performers, street performers, improvised painters, and tourists. Very lively~