6500 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 861- 2537
Audubon Zoo, located in historic Uptown New Orleans, 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 Swamp and Jaguar Jungle—showcase the relationship between people and nature. Audubon Zoo is ranked among the country’s best for innovation and entertainment value.
Don’t miss the highly endangered whooping cranes, Amurleopards and orangutans; a rare white tiger; and our mysterious white alligators. Grab a bite in the air-conditioned Zoofari Caféor Cypress Knee Café, then enjoy a ride on the Swamp Train.The Gottesman Family Endangered Species Carousel and Simulator Ride thrill all ages. Complete your visit with a souvenir from the fabulous Audubon Marketplace gift shop.
Sat & Sun | 10am - 6pm
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:Walking and using public transportation has an incredible impact on the environment. Simple changes to our daily routines can change the future of the planet. Consider public transportation for your next trip to the Zoo.
StreetcarAudubon Zoo can be accessed by the St. Charles Avenue Streetcar line, which stops in front of Audubon Park. Read more about Streetcar pricing, schedules and maps.
Once you exit the Streetcar, you can take a leisurely stroll through Audubon Park walking toward the Mississippi River, where you'll cross Magazine Street and find Audubon Zoo.
No time to walk, or it's too hot? Wait and take a ride on the Audubon Shuttle from St. Charles Avenue to Audubon Zoo. The Audubon Shuttle runs every 15 minutes during busy seasons.
RTA BusThe Zoo can be accessed by the 11:Magazine and 32:Leonidas lines. The 10:Tchoupitoulas line ends near the Zoo, which provide riders with access within walking distance to the Zoo's entrance. Read more about RTA bus routes and schedules and RTA bus pricing.
From the Airport The Airport-Downtown Express (E-2) provides service from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in Kenner to Carrollton and Tulane Avenues where it connects with the RTA's 32:Leonidas bus to the front of the Zoo. Read more about RTA bus routes and schedules and RTA bus pricing.
Audubon Zoo General Admission
$18.95 Adult Admission
$13.95 Child (2 -12) Admission
$14.95 Senior (65+) Admission
Free for Audubon Members
Zoo and Aquarium Combo
$38.95 Adult Admission
$27.95 Child (2 -12) Admission
$27.95 Senior (65+) Admission
Discounted admission for youth groups of 10 or more and group lunches for 20 or more. Exciting, educational and entertaining trips at economical rates are available with advance reservations at the Zoo, Aquarium, Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and IMAX®. To make your reservations or for more information please read more online, or call us at (504) 581-4629 or 1-800-774-7394, Monday through Friday from 10amto 4pm.
Visit often with a full year of free admission to Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, and Audubon Butterfly Garden andInsectarium! Plus, Audubon Members save with $5 admission tickets toEntergy IMAX® Theatre, while enjoying many other valuable perks. We encourage you to do the math, and compare single ticket prices to Membership. Depending on how often you plan to visit, Audubon Membership is the best entertainment value in town!
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