A Condensed History
of Old Algiers
Old Algiers Cultural District was designated by the State of Louisiana.
oamsc Mission statement
Old Algiers Main Street Corporation is dedicated to the preservation and revitalization of the historically commercial corridors of Old Algiers.
We invite you to explore the site and discover Old Algiers. From its turn-of-the (20th)-century architecture to its rich jazz history to the Canal Street Ferry, Old Algiers is a dynamic urban community with a small town feel. Off the beaten track for most visitors, it is always a welcome surprise. Explore our website, then visit Old Algiers – New Orleans’ Best-Kept Secret!