Gallier Hall

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The ghosts of Union soldiers and General Benjamin “The Beast” Butler have been seen on the hall’s steps. Also, during the Bacchus Mardi Gras parade, a fatal stabbing that occurred in 1972 has been known to replay very realistically, as it happened near the Gallier Hall.

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St. Charles Ave and Lafayette St
New Orleans, LA
United States

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29.948627, -90.07131900000002
Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Nearest Towns:
New Orleans, LA (0.5 mi.)
Gretna, LA (2.6 mi.)
Harvey, LA (3.1 mi.)
Terrytown, LA (3.5 mi.)
Marrero, LA (3.8 mi.)
Arabi, LA (4.0 mi.)
Jefferson, LA (5.0 mi.)
Westwego, LA (5.2 mi.)
Timberlane, LA (5.5 mi.)
Metairie, LA (5.5 mi.)


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