Famous Monuments and Landmarks in New Orleans - FamilyEducation

A Tour of New Orleans

Influenced by French colonization, jazz culture, and Cajun cuisine, New Orleans is a unique U.S. city bursting with rhythm and tradition. Although it's best known for music, nightlife, and its Mardi Gras festival, New Orleans also boasts an abundance of history and culture in its historic neighborhoods. Follow this slideshow to learn more about some landmarks that distinguish New Orleans from other American cities.
by  Liz Olson<br>Photographs by Carol M. Highsmith