Canal street new orleans map. The cornerstones of new orleans culture are celebrated at the hotels canal street restaurants. Presented by the ddd astor crowne plaza. New orleans marriott offers a convenient hotel location on canal street near the new orleans union passenger terminal. Since 1827 the ferry has traveled across the mississippi river to algiers point a historic neighborhood with loads of 19th century village charm.
The definitive history of new orleans streetcars is found in louis hennick and harper charlton the streetcars of new orleans pelican press which is the source for this summary of new orleans streetcar history. Tuesday november 25 2014. In front of astor crowne plaza when. Our award winning hotel is located on canal street steps away from the legendary french quarter and an easy stroll from landmarks and attractions including jackson square harrahs casino and the audubon aquarium of the americas.
Ferry riders who also ride on the rta buses and streetcars can now buy single ride fares ferry passes and integrated passes on gomobile along with several other fare and pass options. New orleans is an eclectic mix of neighborhoods from the funky bohemian bywater all the way to the oak lined garden district. Some of the best views of the city are from the canal streetalgiers ferry in the middle of the mississippi river. The historic new orleans streetcars travel throughout the crescent city on four different lines.
Stroll along canal street and watch as the downtown development district and the astor crowne plaza flip the switch turning on more than 1 million twinkling lights on new orleans grand. Poydras street and julia street stations remain out of service due to the four seasons construction project. The st charles streetcar route the canal st streetcar route the riverfront streetcar route and the loyola avenueunion terminal loop. Lighting will be at 530 pm.
Theres something for every type of traveler in each part of town whether youre seeking authentic live music historic and quite photogenic architecture or a vibrant nightlife scene.