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Old 03-18-2013, 02:09 PM
 
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Planning a trip to New Orleans with my wife and two small kids this summer. What are some attractions around the city for a family besides the zoo and aquarium.
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Old 03-18-2013, 02:45 PM
 
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Take a ride uptown on the streetcar, go to city park to see all of the 200-300 year old oaks, go on a swamp tour; there are many options! What time in the summer are you coming? There are many festivals going on from April to August, so knowing your specific travel date will help you find out if there is something special going on.
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Old 03-18-2013, 09:27 PM
 
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Don't forget Audobon Park, the Insectarium, Louisiana Children's Museum, National World War II Museum which just underwent millions in renovation and new exhibits.
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Old 03-18-2013, 11:53 PM
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My 5 yrs old LOVE wwII museum! The water park in the zoo is recommend after a long day of annimal watching.
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Old 03-19-2013, 11:54 AM
 
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What are some good hotels around the zoo area?
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Old 03-19-2013, 02:25 PM
 
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What are some good hotels around the zoo area?
Most of the hotels are downtown or Lower Garden District. If you want to stay up by Tulane/Carrollton/Audubon, then you'll have to go the B&B route.
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Old 03-19-2013, 09:46 PM
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Metro new orleans is very small. Many hotels in CBD with a short taxi ride or street car up town to the zoo will be just fine.
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