The Oldest Bar In The Country Is Right Here In Louisiana And It Has A Fascinating History

Would it surprise anyone that we have the oldest structure being used as a bar in the country? Well, we do. And this amazing little pub has a fascinating history that just may surprise you.

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You can find Jean Lafitte’s Blacksmith Shop Bar at 941 Bourbon St. New Orleans, LA 70116.

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