Jan 9, 2017 - Cupola tower of Hibernia Bank from Bourbon Street in New Orleans, LA/photonews247.com

Hibernia Tower Apartments, New Orleans, LA

NEW ORLEANS, LA – Hibernia Tower Apartments with its popular cupola tower is featured in background shots in many shows such as The Originals that was shot mostly on Bourbon Street in New Orleans, LA.

Cupola defined: a lighted dome or roof that serves as a beacon of sorts and a lantern for the structure.

The tower once served as a beacon for ships navigating through the Mississippi. Today, during the Holidays, the tower is lit up with red and green lights. And for Mardi Gras it’s purple, green, and gold that can be seen all over the downtown area.

HRI Properties renovated the offices into 175 apartments for $63.3 million and move its corporate headquarters here.

Floors 20
Completed 1921
Height 355 (108 m)
Ranks 18th tallest
Designed by Architects Favrot & Livaudais
Hibernia Tower Apartments
812 Gravier Street
New Orleans, LA 70112
directions: google.com/maps