Lanaux Mansion

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This 1876 bed-and-breakfast inn boasts the ghost of original owner Charles Johnson. His apparition has been seen walking through the house, all dressed in black.

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547 Esplanade Ave
New Orleans, LA 70116
United States

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29.962913, -90.058695
Orleans Parish, Louisiana
Nearest Towns:
New Orleans, LA (1.1 mi.)
Arabi, LA (3.2 mi.)
Gretna, LA (3.3 mi.)
Terrytown, LA (4.0 mi.)
Harvey, LA (4.3 mi.)
Marrero, LA (5.0 mi.)
Jefferson, LA (5.7 mi.)
Metairie, LA (5.8 mi.)
Chalmette, LA (5.9 mi.)
Timberlane, LA (6.1 mi.)

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