Rathbone Mansions



Treme' District

The Treme' district is one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city, and early in the city's history was the main neighborhood of free people of color. Historically a racially mixed neighborhood, it remains an important center of the city's African-American and Créole culture, especially the modern brass band tradition.


Getting around

We are conveniently located on Esplanade Avenue, 2 blocks north of the north corner of the French Quarter.  A 15 minute walk takes you into the heart of the Quarter while a 10 minute walk takes you to Frenchman Street. 

A streetcar station is located 2 blocks away on N. Rampart and Esplanade.