Orleans Tower is a 378,895 sf office building located in the New Orleans Central Business District at 1340 Poydras St. Completed in 1977, the building originally served as the headquarters for the American Oil Company (AMOCO.) In 2013, the then-AMOCO Building was purchased by a privately owned real estate and development company based out of Louisiana. With its local ties and a desire to return the building to its prior glory, the building’s new ownership and management team set out on a mission to re-brand and renovate many aspects of this historic office tower. The name of the building was officially changed to Orleans Tower, and updates to the property began immediately. Orleans Tower” is a 20 story, 280 foot tall skyscraper designed in the international style by 3D/International. Due to the buildings stunning black aluminum and glass curtain wall exterior and its superior location on Poydras St. in New Orleans, LA, Orleans Tower is one of the premier office buildings in the south-central United States.
The property is conveniently located for all types of tenants. It is across the street from multiple government buildings, including City Hall and the Hale Boggs Federal Building/US Courthouse and is adjacent to the Mercedes-Benz Super Dome, Champions Square, and the New Orleans Arena. It is in a high-growth area of the New Orleans CBD and is in close vicinity to an extremely high concentration of hotels and restaurants. Coupled with the terrific strategic business location, the current increase of quantity and high demand of residential units in this area make Orleans Tower a terrific location for any business in need of office space.
Walking distance to New Orleans City Hall, Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans Arena, Champions Square, and the Hyatt Regency, Less than 0.5 miles from Interstate 10 and Interstate 90 on-ramps, Centrally located in New Orleans CBD
Blocks from some of the Southeastern United States best hospitals, hotels, and restaurants, Blocks from the historic French Quarter, Nearby access to New Orleans bus system and street car line.