FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 26, 2013
Contact: Katie Smith
Audubon Nature Institute
Offers Wild Gift Ideas To Tame Holiday Shopping
Every gift helps care for 15,000 animals
(New Orleans, La.) – Audubon Nature Institute offers wild gift ideas that are conveniently available for purchase online. Shoppers can choose from an array of memorable gifts that are just a mouse-click away. Every gift helps Audubon care for 15,000 animals and teach young people to appreciate nature.
Audubon members enjoy exclusive benefits and free admission for an entire year to Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas AND Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium. Gift memberships are a perfect family gift.
Shop the online Marketplace or visit our gift shops at the Zoo, Aquarium, Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and IMAX®. 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. Special holiday discounts for Members!
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.
Elephant Barn Tour
This is an exclusive backstage experience in Audubon Zoo’s impressive, new, state-of-the-art elephant barn! Guests will have the opportunity to see the Zoo’s elephants in their new home, receive a guided behind-the-scenes tour and meet the keepers.
Audubon Golf Course and Clubhouse
Golfers will enjoy one of New Orleans' best courses for an entire year with an Audubon Golf Course Pass. Also, Audubon Clubhouse offers dining gift certificates (sold only at the Clubhouse). You can pick up something special at the Pro Shop for the golf enthusiast in your life.
Remember Someone Special
Make a tribute gift to Audubon Nature Institute in honor of a special friend or family member.
Audubon Nature Institute operates a family of museums, parks and research facilities dedicated to celebrating the wonders of nature. Through innovative live animal exhibits, education programs, and scientific discovery, Audubon makes a meaningful contribution to preserving wildlife for the future. Audubon Nature Institute flagships include Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Entergy IMAX® Theatre, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Center for the Research of Endangered Species, Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Special Survival Center, Woldenberg Riverfront Park and Audubon Wilderness Park. Ron Forman is President and CEO of Audubon Nature Institute.