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Audubon Zoo

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Address: 6500 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone Number: 15045814629
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Activities: Viewing wildlife, Leisure education
Description: Take a worldwide safari through Asia, Africa, Australian Outback and the...
Take a worldwide safari through Asia, Africa, Australian Outback and the Louisiana Swamp to view more than 1,500 animal species.
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There was something for everyone. You couldn't always spot the animals because their enclosures provide room and simulate the natural habitat, but we absolutely prefer that to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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DeLand, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

There was something for everyone. You couldn't always spot the animals because their enclosures provide room and simulate the natural habitat, but we absolutely prefer that to cages. They have a couple of fun spots inside including a splash park and rope obsticle course for kids. A few exhibits are enclosed with air conditioning, which were welcome resting points. You... More 

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The Zoo was clean. The animals where out, they looked healthy and well taken care off. Great place kids of all ages. Plenty of shade. They were working on the elephant enclosure, which will be opened soon.

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Chicago, USA
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44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The Audubon Zoo was well-done from the perspective of caring for animals in their natural habitat. The zoo helpers educating were friendly and knowledgeable as well. It was brutally hot but worth the visit. Where the management of the zoo fell down and I mean big fall is that it is a large zoo and there are No, repeat, no,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We had a great time at the zoo. My daughter is still talking about it. I really enjoyed the lemonade stands.

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Blytheville, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The Audubon Zoo in New Orleans is flourishing with vegetation and the Cajun Swamp area is interesting with numerous varieties of Alligators. The primates are always entertains at any zoo. For the younger kids the cool water park looked like a lot of fun. Maybe it was the time of year but some of the big exhibits were closed, sea... More 

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Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Many Animals were different there and animals you'd expect, but also is very cool cause of all the trees that give cover so the parents could relax while your kids roam and look at animals. Also bring your swim suits for the awesome lazy river. Always, be safe, travel, and have fun.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The Audubon zoo is a very nice zoo. They have many different selections of animals and if you like reptiles they have a reptile house with many different species inside and it is air conditioned which is a plus! However I do recommend waiting for a cooler day to visit because the Louisiana sun can be very strong and it... More 

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Slidell, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Lovely zoo compared to many I've been to They just added a water park with a lovely lazy river for an additional charge. THey need to bring back the sea lions and do something with the area between the dinosaur exhibit and the reptile area It is a great room and it needs to be used. Also the train and... More 

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The Audubon zoo is hands down the best zoo in Lousiana. The animals are all well taken care of, the zoo is large and spacious. The highlight is the attached splash pad area, it's an addict all charge but well worth it. My kids loved it.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Over the weekend I went to the New Orleans Zoo, the Zoo is going though some expansion construction. But it is one of the best Zoo. The animals were very well, and were moving around their areas. It is a very clean Zoo no animal smells. The people who were working are very helpful, and Friendly. The tickets were priced... More 

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Additional Information about Audubon Zoo

Address: 6500 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone Number: 15045814629
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Audubon
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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