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5056 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119-5835
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you can get out to the memorial, I would recommend that everyone should pay their respects to those who lost their lives during Hurricane Katrina. We took the Canal St, streetcar and it took about 40 mins.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank loriar
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

it's worth a visit, but maybe not a large detour.. it's an attractive memorial. It's in the center of a few cemeteries, maybe combine this with a visit to one of those.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Expatriated-traveler
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

It’s hard to think what this city went through with hurricane Katrina. No better way to honour those who lost their lives and for the massive impact it had on their lives. It’s a must visit and can be included with many city tours.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TopTravelerUK
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This memorial is definitely worth a visit! It's amazing what this city went through and it's doing better than ever!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank randywood888
Reviewed 16 April 2018

A place that everyone should visit in remembrance of the lives lost. We decided to visit while in town but also visited the surrounding cemeteries as well.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank hac3i85
Reviewed 30 October 2017

My husband and I visited the memorial as part of a cemetery tour. It left both of us inspired by how the city was able to recover from the horror of Katrina and find a way to honor the lost lives and the 80 unclaimed...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank VerDix23
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We stopped by and visited the Katrina Memorial as part of a night tour and thought it was just an amazing way to honor not only the lives lost but also those who were never claimed. Loved it!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

I am not sure I'd make a special trip unless visiting City Park or another of the nearby cemeteries. But it was a nice part of our Katrina tour and a place fro quiet reflection as to what happened. Ironically, the original dedication was interrupted...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank kgilbert78
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Tastefully done ! This is a very moving experience..calm, quiet ,informative, respectful, spell-binding. It allows you to see the inner horror this storm left upon the area.I have deep respect for this city to survive & rebuild.This memorial will give you an inside vision to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank SaundraMitch
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The devastation was felt from watching the movies and tv broadcasts at that time of the hurricane. 2,000,000 volunteers were there to help re built the homes of the people? The rehab is still on going even after 11 years. The attitude of the People...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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