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New Orleans, Louisiana Landmarks

The landmarks listed below are located in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana.

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is an aquarium in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is run by the Audubon Institute, which also supervises the Audubon Zoo, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium and Audubon Park (in a different part of the city).

Audubon Zoo

Audubon Zoo

New Orleans, Louisiana 70118
The Audubon Zoo covers 58 acres and is home to over 2,000 animals. The zoo and park are named in honor of artist and naturalist John James Audubon who lived in New Orleans starting in 1821.

Bourbon Street (Rue Bourbon)

Bourbon Street (Rue Bourbon)

New Orleans, Louisiana
When New Orleans was founded in 1718, it was originally centered around the French Quarter. The city has since expanded, but "The Quarter" remains the cultural hub with Bourbon Street as one of its main attractions.

Canal Street

Canal Street

New Orleans, Louisiana
Canal Street is a major thoroughfare in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana. It is the dividing line between the older French and Spanish Colonial era city and the newer Central Business District.

City Park

City Park

New Orleans, Louisiana 70124
City Park, a 1,300-acre (5.3 km2) public park in New Orleans, Louisiana, is the 87th largest and 20th-most-visited urban public park in the United States

French Quarter

French Quarter

New Orleans, Louisiana
The French Quarter is the oldest and most famous neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana. Many of the buildings date from before New Orleans became part of the United States. New Orlean's Mardi Gras celebration is centered here.

Louis Armstrong Park

Louis Armstrong Park

New Orleans, Louisiana
Louis Armstrong Park is a 32-acre (130,000 m2) park located in the Tremé neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana, just across Rampart Street from the French Quarter.

Mardi Gras World

Mardi Gras World

New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Mardi Gras World (also known as Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, MGW) is a tourist attraction. Guests tour the working warehouse where floats are made for Mardi Gras parades in New Orleans.

New Orleans Museum of Art

New Orleans Museum of Art

New Orleans, Louisiana 70124
The New Orleans Museum of Art is the oldest fine arts museum in the city of New Orleans. It is situated within City Park, a short distance from the intersection of Carrollton Avenue and Esplanade Avenue.

Saint Louis Cemetery

Saint Louis Cemetery

New Orleans, Louisiana 70112
Saint Louis Cemetery is the name of three Roman Catholic cemeteries in New Orleans, Louisiana. All of these graves are above-ground vaults; most were constructed in the 18th and 19th centuries.

St. Louis Cathedral

St. Louis Cathedral

New Orleans, Louisiana 70116
The Saint Louis Cathedral is the oldest Cathedral in North America, founded as a Catholic Parish in 1720 along the Banks of the Mississippi River in New Orleans.

The National WWII Museum

The National WWII Museum

New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
The National WWII Museum, formerly known as the D-Day Museum, is a military history museum located in the Central Business District of New Orleans. The museum focuses on the contribution made by the United States to Allied victory in World War II.

Top 10 Most Popular New Orleans Landmarks

  1. Mardi Gras World
  2. Bourbon Street (Rue Bourbon)
  3. French Quarter
  4. St. Louis Cathedral
  5. Canal Street
  6. Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
  7. Saint Louis Cemetery
  8. The National WWII Museum
  9. City Park
  10. Audubon Zoo

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