Faubourg Marigny Vacations
Bourbon Street, French Quarter and Royal Street, are nearby suburbs which are also worth touring.
Faubourg Marigny offers some interesting museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Mardi Gras World, the National World War II Museum and Audubon Insectarium. To catch home-grown and touring acts, head to Preservation Hall, the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts and the Le Petit Theatre Du Vieux Carre, one of the region’s most popular concert venues. The area is a treasure trove for those who love art. Make sure you see the Contemporary Arts Center, the Ogden Museum of Southern Art and Callan Contemporary.
Looking for things to amuse the kids? Keep them entertained at the various child-friendly destinations in the area. You will appreciate the incredible animal adventures at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of New Orleans, head to one of the many nearby outdoor areas. Locals and visitors alike will enjoy a visit to Woldenberg Park and the Louis Armstrong Park. There is a charming atmosphere here and well-designed garden beds and trees.
New Orleans has some unique places to see including Jackson Square, Lafayette Square and Congo Square. Whatever your faith, you'll appreciate the peaceful atmosphere at sacred places like the St Patricks Church, the Saint Joseph Church and the Saint Augustine Church.
To enjoy some retail therapy, explore French Market, the Shops at Canal Place and Riverwalk Marketplace.
Discover the local heroes in New Orleans by catching a game at New Orleans Arena, the home turf of the New Orleans Pelicans and the Tulane Green Wave. Those who prefer live music to sport can also check the stadium’s website to see if there’s a concert on during their stay.
When you’re ready to wind down after discovering the many charms of Faubourg Marigny, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the Le Pavillon Hotel, the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, and the popular Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans.