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20 Best New Orleans Attractions for Families to Visit

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20 Best New Orleans Attractions for Families to Visit

Introduction - If you are having a vacation with the whole family soon, check out this list of 20 New Orleans attractions...

 
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Explore Mardi Gras World

ATTRACTION 1 - Mardi Gras World is where the floats that get used in the annual Mardi Gras parade are made. This large...

 
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Spot exotic animals at the Audubon Zoo

ATTRACTION 2 - The Audubon Zoo is one more of the animal-based New Orleans attractions for families. Your kids will get to view...

 
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Get up to date on NOLA history and culture with the New Orleans Kids Experience

ATTRACTION 3 - The New Orleans Kids Experience is a tour crafted for kids that takes them around New Orleans. On the tour...

 
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Eat your way around New Orleans on a food tour

ATTRACTION 4 - New Orleans has some of the most delicious and unique cuisine in the US. If your kids are adventurous eaters...

 
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Listen to jazz music at Preservation Hall

ATTRACTION 5 - Preservation Hall is an iconic jazz venue located in the French Quarter. When visiting New Orleans, you can go into...

 
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Bike around New Orleans

ATTRACTION 6 - If your kids are at an age where they can ride a bike for a few hours, then trying a...

 

Dare to go on a family-friendly ghost tour

ATTRACTION 7 - New Orleans is known for its paranormal and spooky past. It’s also believed that many of the places in the...

 
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Celebrate Mardi Gras

ATTRACTION 8 - Mardi Gras, an annual celebration to mark the beginning of Lent, is New Orleans’ biggest party. While some think it’s...

 
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Venture out on the water on a Steamboat Natchez river tour

ATTRACTION 9 - Heading out onto the Mississippi River on a Steamboat Natchez river tour is one of the fun things for kids...

 

Head to New Orleans’ swamps on a swamp tour

ATTRACTION 10 - Kids will love heading out into the Barataria Preserve swamps near New Orleans to learn about all the creatures that...

 

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