Private Event Safety



Proof of COVID-19 vaccination and face masks are NO LONGER REQUIRED at Audubon facilities including the Zoo and Aquarium.

Commitments to our Guests and Staffs

  • Audubon will always place our guests’ and staff’s safety as our top priority.
  • We continue to monitor communications from:
    • The City of New Orleans and our mayor
    • The State of Louisiana and our governor
    • The CDC and other Federal agencies
  • Audubon will adhere to Orleans Parish’s reopening guidelines and reserves the right to add stricter requirements for the safety of our guests, staff, and the animals in our care.
  • We are committed to:
    • Providing you with a safe experience in a socially responsible environment.
    • Ensuring a safe work environment for our staff.
    • Continually adapting our plans as guidelines for gatherings evolve.

Recommended Considerations for Clients and Guests

  • Our clients and their guests are required to wear face masks or face coverings at all times, except while eating/drinking.
  • We provide hand sanitizer stations and encourage frequent use of sanitizer by clients, guests, and staff.
  • Please take proactive measures to ensure your group size complies with current Orleans Parish guidelines. Remember, staff are included in the guest size count.
  • Please encourage invitees not feeling well to stay home.
  • For additional information, please check Safe Reopening – NOLA Ready