New Orleans Travel Guide
Sample the Finest Big Easy Attractions
From the Aquarium of the Americas to Superdome, the attractions in our New Orleans travel guide are perfect for every member of the family. Browse our favorites below and choose the New Orleans attractions that suit you best.
The Aquarium of the Americas
1 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130-1152
Adjacent from the French Quarter, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is a fun and interactive place to spend an afternoon in downtown New Orleans. Walk beneath the colorful Caribbean Reef, feed a stingray, and journey the Mississippi River. The aquarium is home to penguins, stingrays, sharks and other deep-sea creatures.
National World War II Museum
945 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
The National World War II Museum Foundation was founded in New Orleans in 1991. It addresses all of the amphibious invasions or "D-Days" of World War II, honoring the more than one million Americans who took part in this global conflict.
6500 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
Located ted in uptown New Orleans and Woldenberg Riverfront Park seated downtown, Audubon Park features a golf course, clubhouse dining, riding stables, tennis courts, labyrinth and shelter rentals.
St. Louis Cathedral/Jackson Square
Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis King of France
615 Pere Antoine Alley
New Orleans, LA 70116-3291
Pay your respects at St. Louis Cathedral, showcasing majestic beauty and history. This stunner in our New Orleans travel guide features gorgeous architecture and mass service.
New Orleans Riverwalk
1 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70130-1657
The premier retail attraction in New Orleans is home to some of the city's most unique sights, tastes and sounds. Shop your favorite stores like Brookstone, Clarks, Gap, The Body Shop, and Crescent City Cooks! Cooking school and the Southern Food & Beverage Museum.
8 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130-1699
Harrah’s Casino offers all your favorite games in an exciting environment. In addition to gaming, enjoy special events, dining, masquerade nights, and more. Also enjoy the casino’s ideal location just across the street from both the French Quarter and the Mississippi River.
New Orleans Museum of Art
One Collins C. Diboll Circle, City Park
New Orleans, LA 70124
Be inspired to love art at the New Orleans Museum of Art, dedicated to collecting, preserving, exhibiting and presenting excellence in the visual arts. The purpose of the museum is to educate, challenge and engage a diverse public.
Superdome/New Orleans Arena
1500 Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70112-1216
This massive attraction in New Orleans is a large, multi-purpose sports and exhibition facility located in the Central Business District. It is home to the NFL's New Orleans Saints and the Sugar Bowl college football game. It is also one of the few facilities in the United States that can adequately host major sporting events such as the Super Bowl and the Final Four.
800 Decatur Street
New Orleans, LA 70116-3306
First established in 1862 in the New Orleans French Market, the Cafe is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Original Cafe Du Monde is a traditional coffee shop. Its menu consists of dark roasted Coffee and Chicory, Beignets, White and Chocolate Milk, and fresh squeezed Orange Juice.
Historic New Orleans Collection
533 Royal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Visit this museum, research center, and publisher dedicated to the study and preservation of the history and culture of New Orleans and the Gulf South region. General and Mrs. L. Kemper Williams established the institution in 1966 to keep their collection intact and available for research and exhibition to the public.