Madame John's Legacy, Louisiana State Museum

632 Dumaine St., Between Royal and Chartres Streets, New Orleans, LA 70116
504-568-6968 | 800-568-6968 | 504-568-4995
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Property Description

Tour Madame John's Legacy and step back in time to Creole New Orleans in the late 18th Century. Built in 1788, Madame John's is a showcase of  "green design"  in a subtropical climate and features broad shaded galleries, well-ventilated rooms, and a cooling cellar. Currently on view: "The Palm, the Pine, and the Cypress: Newcomb Pottery of New Orleans."

P.S. Enjoy your visit and be sure to ask your Louisiana State Museum host  how Madame John's got its name.