New Orleans Jazz Museum


Tuesdays – Sundays, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Closed Mondays and state holidays.


Adults - $6
Students, senior citizens, active military - $5
Children 6 and under - Free
Groups of 15 or more (with reservations) - 20 percent discount

New Orleans Jazz Museum

400 Esplanade Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70116

The New Orleans Jazz Museum is housed in the historic Old U.S. Mint, which is strategically located at the intersection of the city’s French Quarter and the Frenchmen Street live music corridor. The New Orleans Jazz Museum celebrates the history of jazz, in all its forms, through dynamic interactive exhibits, multigenerational educational programming, research facilities, and engaging musical performances. The New Orleans Jazz Museum, in collaboration with the Louisiana Museum Foundation and other educational and programming partners, is developing the world’s premier jazz exhibition. It will highlight the tremendous influence of New Orleans jazz on the cultural fabric of the nation and world. For further details, visit NOLAjazzmuseum.org.

You can hear great music from some of New Orleans’ best contemporary artists in the state-of-the-art performance venue on the New Orleans Jazz Museum’s third floor. The near perfect sound environment features advanced acoustics and sound recording equipment designed to enhance the listeners’ experience and record the performance for the Museum’s archives. The Museum uses the space for evening programs, solo and small group concerts and special events while the New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park offers daily live music programs for local residents and visitors to the Museum. Learn more and find a calendar of events at NOLAjazzmuseum.org.