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At the corner of Bourbon Street and Bienville, sits the stuff that legends are made of -- The Old Absinthe House. Many celebrities have been welcomed through our doors in the nearly two centuries since its opening -- including Oscar Wilde, P.T. Barnum, Mark Twain, Jenny Lind, Enrico Caruso, General Robert E Lee, Franklin Roosevelt, Liza Minelli and Frank Sinatra. Indeed, the walls throughout this incredible building are covered in the framed photographs of several of our famous patrons.

At the corner of Bourbon Street and Bienville, sits the stuff that legends are made of -- The Old Absinthe House. Many have been welcomed through our doors in the nearly two centuries since its opening -- including Oscar Wilde, P. Barnum and Mark Twain.

C) Absinthe House | In 1815, the ground floor was converted into a saloon known as "Aleix's Coffee House" and was run by the nephews of Senora Juncadelia. This coffee house was later rechristened "The Absinthe Room" when mixologist Cayetano Ferrer created the famous Absinthe House Frappe here in 1874.(more about this now illegal liquor) To this day, The Old Absinthe House still has the decorative marble fountains that were used to drip cool water over sugar cubes into glasses of Absinthe.

Old Absinthe House, New Orleans.

House of Blues | Decatur Street | New Orleans

House of Blues ~ New Orleans

The House of the Rising Sun, Ursulines near Royal St in New Orleans.

The House of the Rising Sun -- It's on Ursulines Street.

Sharing Is CaringThis 200 Year Old Building Still Has The Same Wooden Walls This is a great Bourbon Street bar. Yes, it can get a little wild, but it is a fun place. They even have their signature drink that flames. A lot of people have come here over the years and they just coming …

Old Absinthe Bar, New Orleans

Hard to believe that the Napoleon House in New Orleans is over 200 years old

CJ has his first encounter with Clarise. Strange that it's across the street from the Napoleon House. Hard to believe that the Napoleon House in New Orleans is over 200 years old

Napoleon House, N.O.   Love to eat in the courtyard..

Napoleon House, N. Love to eat in the courtyard.First of many delicious meals on a trip to remember.

new orleans | ... new orleans became the broken spoke saloon for new orleans bike week

House of Blues - Decatur Street. Probably no way to get in the weekend before Mardi Gras but ya never know

Goth:  #Absinthe ~ A Parisienne absinthe spoon, by Alchemy Gothic.

~ A Parisienne absinthe spoon, by Alchemy Gothic.

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