Architecture Spotlight: The Pontalba Buildings of New Orleans

Pontalba buildings are evocative of the decadent and elegant architecture that define New Orleans. Forming two sides of NOLA’s famous Jackson Square in the French Quarter, the matching red-brick expand one city block with four stories. Dating to the late 1840s, they were built by Baroness Micaela Almonester Pontalba. Today, the ground floors of the [...]

November 14th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The Diverse and Vibrant Architecture of New Orleans

Like most cities, New Orleans’ architecture tells a layered story of its history and people. Unlike other cities, New Orleans is world-famous for its unique buildings, which together create a panache of unique styles and culture. In fact, NOLA is unique in that is boasts almost every architectural style there is, all in the confines [...]

May 30th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments