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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!

House of Blues New Orleans

House of Blues New Orleans

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Sucre

Sucre

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French Quarter Festival

French Quarter Festival

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Audubon Park Golf Course

Audubon Park Golf Course

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Haunted Mortuary

Haunted Mortuary

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Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center

Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center

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New Orleans African American Museum of Art, Culture and History

New Orleans African American Museum of Art, Culture and History

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Ponderosa Stomp

Ponderosa Stomp

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Harrah's Casino Hotel

Harrah's Casino Hotel

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New Orleans Jazz National Park

New Orleans Jazz National Park

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Oakwood Center

Oakwood Center

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New Orleans Jazz National Park

New Orleans Jazz National Park

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Oak Alley Plantation

Oak Alley Plantation

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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.

Jefferson Parish Public Schools

Jefferson Parish Public Schools

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New Orleans Chamber of Commerce

New Orleans Chamber of Commerce

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Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children

Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children

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WVUE TV 8 Fox

WVUE TV 8 Fox

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The Times-Picayune

The Times-Picayune

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New Orleans Ferry Service

New Orleans Ferry Service

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Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans

Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans

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New Orleans Museum of Art

New Orleans Museum of Art

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