Audubon Aquarium in New OrleansOne of the top museums of its kind, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is a state-of-the-art facility that plays host to 15,000 sea creatures, including penguins, anaconda snakes, neon frogs and rare white crocodiles. The half-million-gallon Gulf of Mexico exhibit provides up-close views of fully-grown sharks, while the Caribbean Reef tunnel offers an incredible glimpse of sea life from the perspective of deep-sea divers. Reach out and pet fearsome sharks and watch gracefully seahorses glide about in this colorful, aquatic wonderland.
Prices -$23.95 per adult; $17.95 for children (2-12)
Hours -Open daily from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.; Open 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. during the summer
- Aqua School
- Aquarium Wild Walks!
- Ocean Wildlife