You are now in front of the Cabildo in Jackson Square. Walk through the open arches at the front of the Cabildo. You are now standing in the Cabildo’s arcade, also known as the portico, or principal, of the Cabildo. This is where slave sales took place. Listen to Track 3 - The Cabildo (above)

Next, walk and listen to Track 3a - Coffee Houses and Commerce.

Directions to Site 4 - St. Louis Hotel

Former site of the St. Louis Hotel (now the Omni Royal Orleans). Walk down Chartres Street towards Canal Street. When you get to St. Louis Street, stop at the corner and stand in front of Napoleon House restaurant, looking back down Chartres Street toward St. Louis Cathedral.