The National World War II Museum is made up of four sections, each containing a different exhibit. A variety of artifacts, testimonies and documents, particularly those chronicling the World War II period, are on display here. There is a permanent exhibit, as well as temporary exhibits and electronic exhibits, all of which transport visitors back to that time in history.
Cajun Pride Swamp Tour is a fun and informative way to see a scenic swamp and wildlife refuge. You might see a whole zoo's worth of creatures including: alligators, bald eagles, waterfowl, owls, beavers, raccoons and even black bears. Tours generally last about an hour and a half.
The Cathedral of Saint Louis King of France (dt. Kathedrale des Saint Louis, dem 9. - König von Frankreich) war zuerst nur eine kleine Basilika und wurde 1720 zur Pfarrkirche. Die am Ufer des Mississippi River gelegene Kathedrale wird als das größte Symbol des Katholizismus auf dem nordamerikanischen Kontinent betrachtet. Täglich kostenlose Führungen, 9:00-17:00 Mo-Sa; 13:00-17:00 So. Andenkenladen: 9:00-18:00 täglich
The Ogden Museum of Southern Art is a repository of many of the things that make this area of the United States great. Fine art, architecture, folk art and artifacts of the bygone Southern era can be found here. You also find unique exhibitions, such as Looking Back, Looking Forward, Becoming Ida Kohlmeyer, Walter Anderson and Friends, Clementine Hunter and Melrose, the Treme Storytelling Quilt Project, and The Jazz.
Established in the year 1961, Preservation Hall has become a haven for traditional jazz fans. Even if you are not a jazz lover, the unique old-school decor and the heady ambiance which is attributed to the stellar music performances, will ensure you have a fantastic time here and may even become a fan before you leave. The interior of the club is sparse and does not feature much in the way of comfort, but comfort is easy to ignore with such great musical entertainment. They do not serve food or drinks here, however feel free to bring along your own drinks to enjoy while you watch the show.
Hier kann man einige der faszinierendsten Landschaften der Erde mitsamt den Tieren, die darin leben, erkunden. Von Louisianas mit zahllosen Insekten bevölkerten Sümpfen bis zu den afrikanischen Grassteppen ist alles vertreten. Audubon gehört zu den fünf besten Zoos der USA und zeigt unter anderem die Show Audubon Earth Stalkers, eine Darbietung mit roboterbetriebenen prähistorischen Tieren und eine preisgekrönte Ausstellung über Louisianas Sümpfe.
The Audubon Nature Institute has a zoo, aquarium, insectarium and a theater and organizes educational and enjoyable events for children. All museums are available for hire for personal events. A great place not only for children, but also for adults to learn about nature, the Audubon Nature Institute is fun for the whole family.
The Theatres at Canal Place actually consists of five theaters screening Hollywood, Bollywood, independent, art and foreign films. Completely refurbished to include unsurpassed surround sound, cushy leather seats, in-seat service, new projectors and crystal clear images, watching movies will never be the same. Chef Adolfo Garcia pampers the audience's culinary buds with his delightful little Mediterranean plates; popcorn and Coke at the movies is passé!
In 1823, the first licensed pharmacist in the United States, Louis J. Dufilho Jr. opened an apothecary shop here. This Creole-style town house doubled as his home, and he cultivated herbs needed for medicines in the interior courtyard. Exhibits highlight milestones in pharmacy and medicine. The exhibits include various medical widgets, gizmos and gadgets, some practical and some not.
Historic New Orleans Collection was established in 1966 by General and Mrs. L Kemper Williams. The history and culture represent New Orleans and the entire state of Louisiana with regional, national and even international influences through a collaboration of historic supporting materials. The Louisiana History Galleries are housed in historic Merieult House that has stood since 1792.
Harrah's is New Orleans' only non-riverboat casino. Centrally located in the heart of the tourism and business district, the New Orleans branch of this well-known national chain offers world-class gaming and entertainment. The casino itself is 100,000 square feet and features 2,900 slot machines and 10 different games with 125 tables. The casino is alive with small stage shows and eye-catching rooms of various themes.
Natchez Steamboat features full-service catering from the on-board galley and is docked at the back of JAX Brewery. This three-decked stern-wheeler offers two cruises daily with narration by a professional guide. For your dining and listening pleasure, there is a cocktail bar, live jazz and an optional Creole buffet. Dinner prices are not included in the cost of admission. Children under three ride free. Reservations are required, so call to confirm schedule and prices.