Audubon Nature Institute is a not-for-profit organization. Every purchase helps us care for 15,000 animals and teach young people to appreciate nature.
Adopt An Animal
Give a sloth, elephant, penguin, or ladybug through Audubon Nature Institute's Adopt An Animal program. We also have adoption packages which include an adorable stuffed plush. Adopt by Monday, December 16, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. (CST) to receive your order before Christmas!
Audubon members enjoy exclusive benefits and free admission for an entire year to Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Entergy Giant Screen Theater, and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium. Gift memberships are a perfect family gift and now you can get 13 months of Audubon Membership for the Price of 12! Use CODE: HOLIDAY19 to receive this special holiday offer (not valid with any other offer).
Petit Pierre and the Floating Marsh
This children's book benefits Audubon's wetland education programs and connects children with the beauty of Louisiana’s wetlands. Order online and in Audubon gift shops for $16.95! A soft pelican plush is also available in our gift shops to pair with the book as a gift package.
Shop the online Marketplace or visit our gift shops at the Zoo, Aquarium, and Butterfly Garden and Insectarium. They are filled with fun, educational toys, and gifts that give back. Also, gift wrap is free at all Zoo gift shops and on-line. Audubon members receive discounts on most purchases!
Audubon Zoo Lights presented by Children's Hospital New Orleans
Instead of bringing a present, take your friends and family on a holiday adventure! Make it a magical evening with exciting arrays of animal-themed light displays, live entertainment, holiday storytime, delicious treats, and a festive Marketplace filled with items from local artisans.
Maya Snorkel Adventure
Why should fish have all the fun? Take the plunge at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas with a face-to-mask introduction to the aquatic animals of the Great Maya Reef.
Backstage Penguin Pass
Go behind the scenes at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas for an up-close encounter with an endangered African penguin. The Backstage Penguin Pass is an intimate, hands-on experience with a penguin in Audubon’s newly designed private penguin encounter.
Sea Otter Experience
Meet one of our Southern Sea Otters at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas with an unforgettable 30-minute behind the scenes experience and an up-close interaction with one of our sea otters through a protective interaction area.
The Golf Club at Audubon Park
Get your golf lover, an Audubon Golf Course Gift Certificate. Available at the Golf Pro Shop this Holiday Season. Golfers will enjoy one of New Orleans' best courses for an entire year with an Audubon Golf Course Pass. You can also pick up something special at the Pro Shop for the golf enthusiast in your life. The Golf Club at Audubon Park is located just minutes from downtown New Orleans and features a Denis Griffiths design with contoured Bermuda fairways, manicured Tif-Eagle greens, four lagoons, and exquisite landscaping.
Tennis Courts at Audubon Park
A great gift for any tennis player is the Audubon Park Tennis Savings Book giving 10 hours of play for $100.
Remember Someone Special
Make a tribute gift to Audubon Nature Institute in honor of a special friend or family member.