New Orleans
closeThanks to its French roots and blend of different cultures, New Orleans has a distinct character which sets it apart from the rest of the country. This is manifested in its unique architecture, food and music.
Despite the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, the city's historic French Quarter is as lively as ever before, especially during Mardi Gras, the famous carnival celebrations that are held here each year.
Random New Orleans Highlights
National World War II Museum, New Orleans
The National World War II Museum covers the military campaigns in Europe and the Pacific. It also highlights the role of the Higgins landing boats, which were made in New Orleans.
Aquarium of the Americas, New Orleans
The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas exhibits some 500 different species of sea creatures. Highlights include a huge water tank with a replica of an oil rig and a recreation of the Amazon rainforest.
City Park, New Orleans
New Orleans's City Park is one of the largest urban parks in the U.S. The park has thousands of live oaks; some are more than 600 years old. Several attractions, including the Museum of Art, are based here.
Lee Circle, New Orleans
A tall column topped with a statue of Confederate general Robert E. Lee towers over Lee Circle, a traffic circle in the warehouse district of New Orleans.

Random New Orleans Tours & Activities
Audubon Nature Institute Museums Admission, New Orleans
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: Flexible
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Steamboat Natchez Jazz Brunch Cruise in New Orleans, New Orleans
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours
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