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Audubon Zoo

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Located in historic Uptown New Orleans Audubon Zoo offers an exotic mix of animals from around the globe, engaging educational programs, hands-on animal encounters and lush gardens. Unique natural habitat exhibits—such as the award-winning Louisiana...more
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6500 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70118-4848
Uptown / Carrollton
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Sometimes in "Nawlins" you can get lost in the the Big Easy. The French Quarter, Bourbon Street, there always is a party going on some where's. But what about the kids?! Audubon zoo fills the bill. Great family fun at a reasonable cost and always...More

Thank Adriandufrene700
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was very excited to take my two girls (10 months old and 4 year old) to this zoo on our vacation to New Orleans. First I’ll say the only thing that I liked about it was free parking. Then everything went down from there....More

Thank Whytee46
Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Greetings Whytee46! Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent visit. Your feedback regarding the Swamp Train and Concessions areas has been passed along to the department heads. We are anxiously waiting the completion of our new Lion exhibit and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Audubon Zoo is a must do if you’re going on a family trip to NOLA. The exhibits are grteat and the zoo is so well maintained. They are opening up a new lion exhibit in 2019. The splash pad inside the zoo is also...More

Thank Tiffany A
Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Tiffany A - Thank you for your feedback! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Audubon Zoo.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to many zoos all over the world, and this zoo definitely was one of my favorites! It was extremely clean and there were so many amazing things to see!! The staff was extremely friendly and very helpful. I look forward to visiting...More

Thank Brooke T
Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Brooke T - Thank you for your feedback! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Audubon Zoo.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was probably one of the best zoos I ever saw! Really spread out, and so many animals from all over the world.

Thank Dano H
Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Dano H - Thank you for your feedback! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Audubon Zoo.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time I have visited the zoo, when I have visited NOLA. I went back because the first time there were quite a few exhibits were closed due to construction when we went almost 2 years ago. This time there was still...More

Thank Lara B
Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Lara B - Thank you for your feedback. We’re sorry to hear that your recent visit to Audubon Zoo was affected by construction. We are working hard to improve exhibits, so that we can continue to provide outstanding care for our animals and make...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the zoo as a 2nd birthday trip for my son. My fiancee and I had not been since the 1990s as kids so we were excited. It was not packed for a Saturday and we loved the swamp area. We cant wait...More

Thank Chelsea C
Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Chelsea C - Thank you for your feedback! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Audubon Zoo.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The map was confusing, but if you follow the pathways you'll see everything. Very nice exhibits; well maintained.

Thank David B
Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi David B - Thank you for your feedback! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Audubon Zoo.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on one of the last Summer Tuesdays. The reptile house was closed and that was what we were excited for the most. We wanted to enjoy their candy and consessions but all of those things, except for their dining area and the place...More

Thank Kristen L
Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Kristen L - Thank you for your feedback. We’re sorry to hear that your recent visit to Audubon Zoo was affected by closures. We have passed your feedback on to the managing departments. We apologize for any inconvenience you might have experienced. Guest comments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a good time and even though it was August, it was shady over most exhibits and so much to see we weren't really uncomfortable. We actually did this first and then went over to the Aquarium to tour it and cool down and...More

Thank Laura D
Annie K, Manager at Audubon Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Laura D - Thank you for your feedback! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Audubon Zoo.

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mhavis
2 May 2018|
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Response from bryan s | Reviewed this property |
Yes and scooters
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Livy L
1 May 2018|
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Response from Livy L |
No she doesn't. Could I use my ID? We share a last name.
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heartlandbelle
1 March 2018|
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Response from Kayla K | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure if they have scooters available, I do know they whole facility is accessible by wheelchair. I wasn’t looking for scooters though. Sorry I couldn’t be more help.
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