We invite you to explore the site and discover Old Algiers. From its turn-of-the (20th)-century architecture to its rich jazz history to the Canal Street Ferry, Old Algiers is a dynamic urban community with a small town feel. Off the beaten track for most visitors, it is always a welcome surprise. Explore our website, then visit Old Algiers – New Orleans’ Best-Kept Secret!
Old Algiers Cultural District was designated by the State of Louisiana.
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Old Algiers Main Street Corporation is dedicated to the preservation and revitalization of the historically commercial corridors of Old Algiers.
As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, Old Algiers Main Street Corporation is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by Main Street America.