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1418 Governor Nicholls St,
New Orleans, LA 70116

Property Description

The New Orleans African American Museum is located in Tremé, the oldest surviving black community in the United States. The museum is dedicated to protecting, preserving, and promoting the history and art of African Americans both in New Orleans and throughout the African diaspora. Exhibits are always changing, so be sure to call ahead to find out what is on display.


Take Esplanade Ave to N. Villerie. Turn (toward downtown) on N. Villerie and go one block to Governor Nicholls Street. The NOAAM is at 1418 Governor Nicholls, between N. Villerie and Marais Streets.

Villa Tremé
Villa Tremé
  • Childrens Programs
  • Historical Museum
Disabled Traveler Information
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Group Discount
  • Senior Citizen Discount
  • Student Discount
Facility Amenities
  • Bus Parking
  • Concessions
  • Special Packages Available
General Information
  • Dates closed: All national holidays.
  • Open Year-Round
Guest Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Meeting/Tour groups welcome
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • MasterCard
  • Personal Checks
  • Travelers Checks
  • Visa
Suitable for Ages
  • All Ages