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New Orleans in Orleans Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Café Du Monde

 
 
Café Du Monde Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 30, 1998
1. Café Du Monde Marker
Inscription. The original French market coffee stand, serving café au lait and hot beignets (French doughnuts) 24 hours a day, year around. This familiar New Orleans landmark has been located in the French market since the early 1860’s.
 
Location. 29° 57.449′ N, 90° 3.718′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Decatur Street and St Ann Street, on the right when traveling north on Decatur Street. Touch for map. The café is located at the entrance to the French Market. Marker is at or near this postal address: 800 Decatur Street, New Orleans LA 70116, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New Orleans (within shouting distance of this marker); The Washington Artillery Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Woldenberg Riverfront Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Steamer New Orleans (about 300 feet away); Evans Creole Candy Factory (about 300 feet away); Lower Pontalba Building (about 400 feet away); Jackson Square - Vieux Carré (about 500 feet away); Cucullu Row (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Orleans.
 
Categories. Landmarks
 
French Market image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 30, 1998
2. French Market
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 24, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 23, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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