As New Orleans natives, we think New Orleans is one of the most lively and exciting cities in the United States, with an exciting nightlife, rich music scene, history to spare, tons of culture and much more! Although the New Orleans area is notoriously known as a great entertainment hot spot for adults, did you know that there are also tons of fun, family-friendly educational venues for the entire family? Check out our list of these exciting places to visit and make a plan to check one out this weekend with your family. You might just learn something while you’re there!
If you’re looking for a great place to take the kids that will let them unleash their inner wild side, the Audubon Zoo is the perfect place for you. Enjoy more than 50-acres of exotic animals in their natural habitats and learn about animal conservation.
Grab the family and check out a streetcar ride for an interesting take on the city that we call home. New Orleans offers streetcar tours all around the city on the oldest continuously running streetcar line in the world! Take in the history of New Orleans in a whole new way.
Plantations are an integral part of New Orleans history, and a visit to one of these exciting and family friendly educational venues may be the perfect weekend outing for you and your loved ones. Explore one or more of these exciting venues like:
Few family-friendly venues are as educational as a museum, and there are so many in New Orleans. This weekend, pack up the family and head on out to a museum to learn all about the rich history of the city and culture of the people. Some great ideas include:
Just because you’ve lived in or near New Orleans for a while doesn’t mean that there isn’t more to learn about the wonderful place that you call home. Make a point to get out in your city with your family and explore! You’ll not only learn something along the way, but you’ll also make great memories with your loved ones at these fun, family-friendly educational venues!
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