Williams Research Center
Now Original Pierre Maspero’s (a fairly middling restaurant), this was once La Bourse de Maspero: a cafe-cum-slave-auctioneering house...
Jean Lafitte National Historic Park
This small center serves as a primary visitor center for the six statewide sites of Jean Lafitte National Historic Park. Helpful rangers...
New Orleans School of Cooking
A food demonstration – not a hands-on class. Menus rotate daily, but rest assured you'll be snacking on creations such as gumbo,...
Napoleon House is a particularly attractive example of what Walker Percy termed ‘vital decay.’ By all appearances, its stuccoed walls...
K-Paul’s Louisiana Kitchen
This is the home base of chef Paul Prudhomme, who is essentially responsible for putting modern Louisiana cooking on the map.The...
410 Chartres St · interesting places nearby
Williams Research Center information
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