The centerpiece of the French Quarter, the square is as old as the city itself.
Place d'Armes (Jackson Square) Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve https://www.nps.gov/places/places-darmes.htm
Experience New Orleans
Live Cam http://www.nola.com/jacksonsquarecam/
American Planning Association
New Orleans Historical http://neworleanshistorical.org/items/show/623?tour=56&index=1
7 arrested during monument protests at Jackson Square http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2016/09/jackson_square_protest.html
A pirate, warrior, and politician in the early 1800s who was a hero of New Orleans.