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Mardi Gras Fountains

Lakeshore Dr, Lakeview/Bucktown, New Orleans, LA 70130
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nice view and sunset.

this is a great quiet area near the Univ. of New Orleans. It has great sunsets and is a nice walk... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
candem631
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Las Vegas, New Mexico
Pretty when it's functioning!

It has not been in operation on my last couple visits. :( When I was there during the day with my... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2015
MissMyPhoebe
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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Closed due to damage suffered in Hurricane Katrina.
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good72%
  • Average0%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
18 Jul 2016
“nice view and sunset.”
21 Apr 2015
“Pretty when it's functioning!”
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Lakeshore Dr, Lakeview/Bucktown, New Orleans, LA 70130
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

this is a great quiet area near the Univ. of New Orleans. It has great sunsets and is a nice walk for a couple of family

Thank candem631
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

It has not been in operation on my last couple visits. :( When I was there during the day with my sister& nephew, it was enjoyable. However, night time is the best time to go. The lights change colors& the water fluctuates. The lakefront is...More

Thank MissMyPhoebe
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Located about ten miles north of the French Quarter, tourists rarely make it to this fountain on the banks of Lake Pontchartrain. When the fountain is on, usually in the evenings and at night, it is stunning, lit up in the Mardi Gras colors, purple,...More

Thank nolajane
Reviewed 6 September 2013

The Mardi Gras fountain has recently undergone a complete and exciting renovation with programed color changing lighting and dancing water effects. Work is nearly finished and the grand opening will be announced soon.

5  Thank Janet K
Reviewed 30 December 2011

This was an awesome sight years ago but the levee board has not kept it up since Katrina. Prior to that it was given a face lift, but hasn't spewed water in years and years.

Thank N P
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