Hilton New Orleans Riverside

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Hilton New Orleans Riverside
General information
Type Hotel
Location 2 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA
Coordinates 29°56′52″N 90°03′49″W / 29.947902°N 90.063697°W / 29.947902; -90.063697Coordinates: 29°56′52″N 90°03′49″W / 29.947902°N 90.063697°W / 29.947902; -90.063697
Completed 1977
Antenna spire N/A
Roof 341 feet (104 m)
Technical details
Floor count 29

Hilton New Orleans Riverside, located at 2 Poydras Street in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana, is a 29-story, 341 feet (104 m)-tall skyscraper. The hotel is part of the Hilton Hotels chain. A portion of the building complex overlooks the Mississippi River front. The building is connected via an enclosed pedestrian walkway with the adjacent Riverwalk Marketplace.

Noted musician Pete Fountain had a club where he performed regularly in the Hilton for some 20 years up to 2003.

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