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Things To Do in New Orleans, LA

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

Haunted History Tours

Haunted History Tours

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Audobon Park

Audobon Park

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Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival

Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival

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Stonebridge Golf Club

Stonebridge Golf Club

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New Orleans Ferry Service

New Orleans Ferry Service

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Prytania Theatre

Prytania Theatre

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National World War II Museum

National World War II Museum

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New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

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Pat O'Brien's New Orleans

Pat O'Brien's New Orleans

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Jean Lafitte National Historic Park & Preserve

Jean Lafitte National Historic Park & Preserve

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Royal Street

Royal Street

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Confederacy of Cruisers

Confederacy of Cruisers

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Big Easy Bike Tours

Big Easy Bike Tours

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Local Resources in New Orleans, LA

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

Our Lady of Holy Cross College

Our Lady of Holy Cross College

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New Orleans Chamber of Commerce

New Orleans Chamber of Commerce

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River Oaks Hospital

River Oaks Hospital

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WWL News Radio AM 870 / FM 105.3

WWL News Radio AM 870 / FM 105.3

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WGNO TV 26 ABC

WGNO TV 26 ABC

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New Orleans Ferry Service

New Orleans Ferry Service

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Boost Mobile

Boost Mobile

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Rebuilding Together New Orleans

Rebuilding Together New Orleans

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