It’s Tuesday, July 29 and 5:52pm in Downtown New Orleans.
The Main Library, on the edge of New Orleans’ downtown Civic Center, opened in December, 1958. The building, encompassing three main floors and two sub-basements, is NOPL’s flagship location, providing the system’s largest collection of popular and research sources. The building also houses NOPL’s administrative offices, technical services, a technology center, and the YMCA’s adult literacy program.
DETAILS219 Loyola Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70112
Hungry? There are 176 restaurants and 32 sidewalk cafes in Downtown New Orleans
New Orleans named one of the 15 Coolest North American Cities MSN Travel
Downtown's Arts District is home to 18 art galleries and 5 museums.
"The transformation that's taking place in New Orleans both socially and economically is stunning." World Trade 100 Magazine
New Orleans ranked #1 Most Improved on "Best Cities for Business" Wall Street Journal Marketwatch
Downtown Clean Teams work around the clock, making it one of the cleanest downtowns in the country.
Looking for a place to live? There are 2,875 residential units Downtown and even more in the pipeline.
New Orleans tops New Geography's list of "America's Biggest Brain Magnets" NewGeography.com