Located in historic Uptown New Orleans Audubon Zoo offers an exotic mix of animals from around the globe, engaging educational programs, hands-on animal encounters and lush gardens. Unique natural habitat exhibits 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 often ranked among the country's best for innovation and entertainment value!
OPEN - Monday, Dec. 23 OPEN - Christmas Eve - Tuesday, Dec. 24 • EARLY CLOSING - Zoo (3 PM), Aquarium (4 PM), Theater (Last show at 3:40 PM), Butterfly Garden and Insectarium (3:30 PM), Nature Center (4 PM, Trails 3:30 PM) CLOSED - Christmas - Wednesday, Dec. 25 OPEN - Monday, Dec. 30 OPEN - New Year's Eve - Tuesday, Dec. 31 OPEN - New Year's Day - Wednesday, Jan. 1