Audubon Zoo

6500 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70118


Located in historic Uptown New Orleans Audubon Zoo cares for animals from around the globe, engaging educational programs, and hands-on animal encounters. Unique natural habitats such as the award-winning Louisiana Swamp and Jaguar Jungle showcase the relationship between people and nature. Don't miss the daily animal presentations, chats and feeds; our highly endangered whooping cranes, Amur leopards, and orangutans; our tiger; and our mysterious white alligators. Audubon Zoo is consistently one of the country’s top-ranked zoos, voted as one of the top ten zoos in the country in the USA Today “10Best” reader poll and ranked as one of the top things to do in New Orleans.

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Audubon Aquarium

AQUARIUM ADDRESS: 1 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Audubon Aquarium & Audubon Insectarium Reopening Summer 2023

We are so thankful to our Members and visitors for all the memories made at Audubon Aquarium over the past 32 years! Audubon Aquarium is temporarily closed for major renovations and a combined experience with Audubon Insectarium. We look forward to making more memories with y'all when Audubon Aquarium and Audubon Insectarium reopen in summer 2023.
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Rated as one of the 10 Best Aquariums in the U.S. by Travel + Leisure

Located on the Mississippi River adjacent to the French Quarter, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is consistently top ranked, voted as one of the top five in the country in the USA Today "10Best" reader poll and ranked as one of the top things to do in New Orleans. The Aquarium transports visitors to an underwater world from the Caribbean, to the Amazon Rainforest, to the waters that give New Orleans its lifeblood: the Mississippi River and the Gulf of Mexico. With more than 3,600 animals from more than 250 species, including endangered species, such as African penguins, and rare animals, such as white alligators, the Aquarium offers you an experience you'll never forget.

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