2nd Thursday Lecture Series

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:00pm

New Orleans Jazz Museum

400 Esplanade Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70116

Located at the foot of Esplanade Avenue, the New Orleans Jazz Museum, located in the Old U.S. Mint, is a national historic landmark that is part of the Louisiana State Museum system.

The New Orleans Jazz Museum is strategically located at the intersection of the city’s French Quarter and the Frenchmen Street live music corridor. The Museum celebrates the history of jazz, in all its forms, through dynamic interactive exhibits, multigenerational educational programming, research facilities, and engaging musical performances. For further details, visit NOLAjazzmuseum.org.

You can hear great music from some of New Orleans’ best contemporary artists in the state-of-the-art performance venue on the New Orleans Jazz Museum’s third floor. The Museum uses the space for evening programs, solo and small group concerts and special events while the New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park offers daily live music programs for local residents and visitors to the Museum. Learn more and find a calendar of events at MusicAtTheMint.org


Upcoming Shows

Sybil Haydel Morial will speak about her memoir Witness to Change: From Jim Crow to Political Empowerment and about her experience growing up in a changing New Orleans. From her childhood in the insulated black middle class of New Orleans during segregation to her experiences as a political activist beginning in the 1960s and 70s. This lecture will take place on Thursday, July 11th at 6 pm. The lecture is free and open to the public at the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint.

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