Family Things to Do in New Orleans

People always find great family things to do in New Orleans at Audubon Nature Institute. Audubon celebrates the wonders of nature with a wide range of activities for everyone in your family. Visit exotic animals at our Zoo or Aquarium, enjoy a relaxing day at our golf course or throw a birthday party that everyone will remember for years to come. We’ve got it all!

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Take a look at our calendar of events and you’ll know why people come here for exciting family things to do in New Orleans. We always have something to offer including special day camps, educational programs, family festivals like Swamp Fest and our holiday events Zoo Year’s Eve.

At our Zoo, Aquarium, and Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, we let you see and experience animals from around the globe. You can visit rare and endangered species like the Amur leopards and Southern sea otters, and learn what we’re doing to save them. You’ll see the world’s most beautiful butterflies, and get a close-up look at some of the most unusual insects you’ve ever encountered.

If you’d like to host your own event here, we can help you plan it. Imagine being married under the stars in our Tea Room Garden, or having your reception in our Cajun Ballroom at Audubon Zoo. Host your corporate event in one of our boardrooms and we’ll be happy to cater it. Throw your child an unforgettable carousel birthday party, which includes admission to the Zoo.

When it comes to family things to do in New Orleans, there is something for everyone at Audubon Nature Institute. Be sure to ask us about our special discounts for members, and keep an eye on our calendar for upcoming events. Visit us once and you’ll make it a family tradition for years to come.