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Audubon Zoo

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6500 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70118-4848
+1 504-581-4629
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Located in historic Uptown New Orleans Audubon Zoo offers an exotic mix of animals from around the globe, engaging educational programs, hands-on animal encounters and lush gardens. Unique natural habitat exhibits—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; our highly endangered whooping cranes, Amur leopards and orangutans; our white tiger; and our mysterious white alligators. Audubon Zoo is often ranked among the country’s best for innovation and entertainment value!
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“louisiana swamp” (73 reviews)
“sea lions” (54 reviews)
“reptile house” (54 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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6500 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70118-4848
Uptown / Carrollton
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+1 504-581-4629
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited on a hot humid day - great to see kids have fun with all the water park activities. Entry fee was very reasonable (compared to prices charged in Australia!) It’s an old zoo with signs of improvements being made to update. We loved...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

For a change of pace when you are in NOLA, the zoo is very cool. Not to crowded and perfectly spaced out.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our group of five, ranging in age from 15-49, spent about 3.5 hours at the zoo and seen all exhibits. The zoo has a nice layout, including a swamp like area. Plenty of large and small size animals, and an easy location to get to...More

Thank DDLOhio
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My son and I visited on a Monday in early June. The zoo is very well laid out, with the animals in expansive natural areas. There were places to cool off. It's a zoo that can easily be done in 1 day -- even a...More

Thank Kelli K
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Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Kelli - Thanks for the feedback! We hope you enjoyed your visit to Audubon Zoo!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I love this zoo! Animals look happy, its huge, and a lot of fun. I will absolutely be back next time I visit NOLA

Thank Savannah C
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Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Savannah - Thanks for this awesome feedback! We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was blown away by this Zoo. While it doesn't have the largest variety of animals that I've seen in a zoo, all of the exhibits they did have clearly were designed and maintained with a great deal of care. The grounds are quite extensive...More

Thank Marywhotravels
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Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Marywhotravels - We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit to Audubon Zoo! Thank you for your feedback and we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time our family has been to this zoo. I have to been to zoos before but this one is a adventure every path you are on. It is not your traditional line up cages it is pathways that twist and turn and just amazes...More

Thank Mom1956
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first ever trip to NOLA and we packed a lot in including the zoo. We booked tickets online from the UK months in advance. The price is fair and roughly the amount we've paid at ever other zoo we've visited. There was...More

Thank CharlotteMary7
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful zoo. Beautiful plants, statues, and well organized areas of animals. lots to do with children (touching goats, park slides, water area, etc.). A great experience.

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mhavis
3 May 2018|
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Response from bryan s | Reviewed this property |
Yes and scooters
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Livy L
2 May 2018|
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Response from Livy L |
No she doesn't. Could I use my ID? We share a last name.
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heartlandbelle
2 March 2018|
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Response from Kayla K | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure if they have scooters available, I do know they whole facility is accessible by wheelchair. I wasn’t looking for scooters though. Sorry I couldn’t be more help.
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