Audubon Nature Institute - Aquarium & Zoo


Walk beneath the vivid Great Maya Reef, marvel at the lush beauty of the Amazon Rainforest and journey the Mississippi River at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. Penguins, sting rays, sharks and other deep sea creatures await your visit.

One of the country's top-ranked zoos, Audubon Zoo cares for animals from around the globe, engaging educational programs, and hands-on animal encounters. Unique natural habitats such as the award-winning Louisiana Swamp and Jaguar Jungle showcase the relationship between people and nature. Audubon Zoo is often ranked among the country's best for innovation and animal conservation!

Hosting an event? Our gourmet catering services are among the best in New Orleans. Contact us for more information. 504-212-5301

Open Wednesday - Sunday | 10am - 5pm
Closing times vary seasonally.