Backstage Penguin Pass

Backstage Penguin Pass

Go behind the scenes at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas for an up-close encounter with an endangered African penguin. This is a once-in-a lifetime opportunity for an intimate, hands-on experience with a penguin in a private encounter area. A member of the Aquarium’s husbandry team will be with you to answer questions and guide you through the experience. Your ticket also includes admission to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas before or after your scheduled time!

- Thursday afternoon at 1:30pm; and Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10:00am and 1:30pm
- $115/person Members; $125/person Non-Members (plus sales tax)

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Sea Otter Experience

Sea Otter Experience

Go behind the scenes at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas to meet our Southern Sea Otter! This unforgettable 30-minute behind the scenes experience gives a sneak peek behind-the-scenes and an up close interaction with our sea otter through a protective interaction area. Learn about conservation efforts while our trainers share with you the wonders of this charismatic, endangered animal. Your ticket also includes admission to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas before or after your scheduled time!

- Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 11:30am
- $65/person Members; $75/person Non-Members (plus sales tax)

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Maya Snorkel Adventure

Maya Snorkel Adventure

Take the plunge into the Aquarium's Great Maya Reef! Choose an amazing snorkel adventure that offers a face-to-mask introduction to the aquatic animals of the Great Maya Reef. Your ticket also includes admission to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas before or after your scheduled time!

- Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
- 10:30am and 1:30pm
- $100 for members/$125 for non-members (plus sales tax)

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Wild Nights and Insect Adventures

Wild Nights and Insect Adventures

Looking for Bugs, Day or Night!

Ever wonder which marvelous moths and beautiful beetles are out and about at night? And what about the darting dragonflies and active ants that fly and crawl about during our hot summer days? Join Audubon entomologists at Audubon Wilderness Park and Audubon Louisiana Nature Center and learn about the fascinating bugs that inhabit south Louisiana. You’ll see lots of insects and spiders while hiking trails and (at night) others that are attracted to lights at Audubon’s facilities on the west bank and in eastern New Orleans.

Wild Night
Time: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Fee: $60/person Members; $70/person Non-Members (plus sales tax)

Insect Adventure
Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Fee: $60/person Members; $70/person Non-Members (plus sales tax)

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