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The Old US Mint, New Orleans

Coins haven't been minted in New Orleans for decades, so the building is now a museum, with the minting process downstairs and the world's top exhibit on New Orleans jazz upstairs..

Coins haven't been minted in New Orleans for decades, so the building is now a museum, with the minting process downstairs and the world's top exhibit on New Orleans jazz upstairs.


Hours

Sun

10:00

16:30

Mon

NA

Tue

10:00

16:30

Wed

10:00

16:30

Thu

10:00

16:30

Fri

10:00

16:30

Sat

10:00

16:30

About The Old US Mint

 400 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA

 +1 504-568-6968

 www.louisianastatemuseum.org

The Old US Mint and Nearby Sights on Map

Gallier House

Home of famous local 19th century architect

Old Ursuline Convent

Completed in 1752, open for tours

Beauregard-Keyes House

Old French Market

While souvenirs for visitors have taken over a good bit of the space at this 250+ year old market, there are still vendors selling fresh produce as in days of old

Faubourg Marigny

Architecturally, the Marigny is known for its many styles of Creole cottages, most of which date to the 19th century

Lower Decatur Street

Right around the corner from the historic US Mint, and the French Market

New Orleans Jazz Park Visitor's Center & Headquarters

Often has live music, lectures, and gives music history related walking tours

Madame John's Legacy

18th century Creole home

1850s House

Moonwalk

A brick walking path along the Mississippi River across Decatur Street from Jackson Square