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Audubon Zoo: A Highlight from New Orleans City Sightseeing

Audubon Zoo: A Highlight from New Orleans City Sightseeing

Audubon Zoo


Discover the Wonders of Audubon Zoo

Located in historic Uptown New Orleans Audubon Zoo cares for animals from around the globe, engaging educational programs, and hands-on animal encounters. Unique natural habitats such as the award-winning Louisiana Swamp and Jaguar Jungle showcase the relationship between people and nature. Don’t miss the daily animal presentations, chats and feeds; the highly endangered whooping cranes, Amur leopards, and orangutans; tiger; and the mysterious white alligators.

Interactive and Educational Experiences in NOLA

Audubon Zoo is filled with historic buildings, sculptures and notable architecture. It is around every turn enhancing your visit and seamlessly flowing around the landscape. The journey to Asia consists of the beautiful and exotic animals like Asian elephants, and the orangutans.

Make Your New Orleans Trip Memorable

One of the most popular exhibits in Audubon Zoo is the Louisiana swamp exhibit which offers local visitors an opportunity to learn about their own heritage and introduces out-of-town visitors to a fascinating new world.

There is so much more to see such as the lion pride, Monkey Hill, and the African painted dogs in the Zoo’s African Savanna exhibit. Audubon Zoo is consistently one of the country’s top-ranked zoos, voted as one of the top ten zoos in the country in the USA Today “10Best” reader poll and ranked as one of the top things to do in New Orleans.


  • Entry to selected Audubon Nature Institute attraction(s).
  • Taxes & Fees


  • Hands-On Animal Exhibits or Wildlife Encounters


Unlimited Rides – Hop ON & OFF as many times as desired! Valid period starts at the time tickets are printed…Expires 1 or 2 or 3 consecutive days later.


Experienced tour guides offer historic and interesting commentary and answer questions. One on every bus and for every walking tour!


Continuous Loop Tour so YOU can decide what time your tour begins and ends. Tour loop is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Buses Visit Each Stop Every 25 minutes

Stay as long as YOU like at each location. You can always catch the next bus! To complete a Full Tour Loop, Hop-On from any stop before 4:00 PM.


Hop-Off and present your ticket to receive deals and discounts at various attractions, restaurants, and gift shops all along the route!


We understand that this ticket type is new and not all customers with advance purchases had the opportunity to select it. Valid 1-Day Tickets may be upgraded with any City Sightseeing Sales Agent – Please inquire when collecting your tickets. Have any additional questions? Contact us by emailing or calling toll free at 1-800-362-1811.



Audubon Zoo

Choose from the diverse array of attractions to tailor your experience. Options include the captivating wildlife at Audubon Zoo, the mesmerizing marine life at Audubon Aquarium, and the fascinating world of insects at Audubon Insectarium.

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