Explore the Many Things to Do in New Orleans
Embark on a New Orleans adventure during your stay at The Westin New Orleans Canal Place. Perfectly positioned in the French Quarter, our hotel is situated near the most compelling things to do in the city.
Take in the charm of the French Quarter or spend an evening experiencing the never-ending excitement of Bourbon Street. Stroll to the nearby Jackson Square to visit the beautiful St. Louis Cathedral or step back in time at The National WWII Museum. Review our recommended things to do, below, and begin planning your weekend getaway today.
Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70112 | 0.7 miles away
Spend a weekend evening taking in the sights and sounds of Bourbon Street, a quintessential thing to do in New Orleans. Our hotel places you just a short distance away from this iconic thoroughfare.
The National WWII Museum
945 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 | 0.9 miles away
The War that Changed the World comes to life at The National WWII Museum. Situated near our hotel, this engaging museum showcases moving personal stories from the battlefront, rare war artifacts and the 4-D experience "Beyond All Boundaries" featuring Tom Hanks.
Cafe Du Monde
800 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70116 | 0.5 miles away
Savoring a warm beignet and piping hot café au lait at Café Du Monde is truly a not-to-be-missed thing to do in New Orleans. Open 24 hours.
700 Decatur Street, New Orleans, LA 70116 | 0.5 miles away
Largely considered the heart of the French Quarter, Jackson Square faces the Mississippi River and features the stunning St. Louis Cathedral.
St. Louis Cathedral
615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116 | 0.6 miles away
An renowned architectural feature of New Orleans, St. Louis Cathedral is the oldest Catholic cathedral with continuous use in the United States.
228 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 | 0.3 miles away
Harrah's Casino in a 26-story high-rise building that is located within walking distance from The Westin New Orleans Canal Place. Open 24 hours a day, the casino offers slots and table games.
New Orleans Convention Center
900 Convention Center Boulevard, New Orleans, LA 70130 | 0.8 miles away
The freshly renovated New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is an essential component of what makes the city's major business events so successful.