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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!

Harrah's Casino Hotel

Harrah's Casino Hotel

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Royal Carriages

Royal Carriages

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French Quarter Festival

French Quarter Festival

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New Orleans Country Club Golf Course

New Orleans Country Club Golf Course

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Museum of the American Cocktail

Museum of the American Cocktail

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The Theatres at Canal Place

The Theatres at Canal Place

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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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Boomtown Casino

Boomtown Casino

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Tipitina's

Tipitina's

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Sydney & Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden

Sydney & Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden

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Shops at Jax Brewery

Shops at Jax Brewery

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Jean Lafitte National Historic Park & Preserve

Jean Lafitte National Historic Park & Preserve

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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.

Xavier University of Louisiana

Xavier University of Louisiana

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New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau

New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Touro Infirmary Hospital

Touro Infirmary Hospital

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The Louisiana Weekly

The Louisiana Weekly

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WVUE TV 8 Fox

WVUE TV 8 Fox

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New Orleans Ferry Service

New Orleans Ferry Service

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Sprint

Sprint

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Hands-On New Orleans

Hands-On New Orleans

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