Walk beneath the vivid Caribbean Reef, marvel at the lush beauty of the Amazon Rainforest and journey the Mississippi River at the Aquarium of the Americas. Penguins, sting rays, sharks and other deep sea creatures await your visit.
Open Tuesday through Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and Spring/... more
Bayou Segnette State Park offers the best of everything. Just a thirty-minute drive across the Mississippi River from New Orleans, a multitude of recreational opportunities awaits visitors of all ages--boating, fishing, canoeing, picnicking, playgrounds and, of course, swimming in the wave pool, as... more
Grand Isle State Park is 2 miles of beaches with great local fishing; including the last wild beach on Grand Isle. Our pier is the only pier in Louisiana that extends into the Gulf...a 900-foot long public fishing pier with a nearby fish-cleaning station. State officials say that over 280 species... more
Visit Grand Isle...Louisiana's only beachfront! Stop in to learn about the great places to see and activities to do. Information & directions to Grand Isle restaurants representing the Jefferson Louisiana Oyster Trail, get all the scoop on the unofficial Fishing Rodeo Capital of the U.S. Home... more
Lafreniere Park is a 155-acre park with several amenities including a 2-mile jogging trail; glass-enclosed room, The Foundation Center, available for meetings, receptions, showers, and parties; 8 picnic shelters; 20-acre lagoon; 2 playgrounds; a carousel; multi-use sports fields; 18-hole disc golf... more
Conveniently located next to Bayou Segnette State Park & 1/2 mile from The Lazy River Landing overlooking the Mighty Mississippi, our Visitor's Center can assist you with information regarding swamp and plantations tours, local attractions like the Westwego Historical Museum, cycling the levee... more