Museum of Art
At the end of an oak tree lined boulevard stands the majestic New Orleans Museum of Art. Marble sculptures and marble stairs grace the Grecian-Pillared entryway, while the galleries boast some of the best art in the world. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with pretty reasonable admission prices. Address: 1 Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans, LA. Call 504-488-2631 for more information.
Historic Voodoo Museum
This collection of voodoo history and memorabilia has gone from location, to location, to location within the last few years. Some tours are 90 minutes and others are two-three hours, price ranging from $14-$20. Address: 724 Dumaine St., New Orleans, LA. Call 504-523-7685 for more information.
National D-Day Museum
The National D-Day Museum celebrates the American spirit, the teamwork, optimism, courage and sacrifice of the men and women who won World War II and promotes the exploration and expression of these values by future generations. Address: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130. Call 504-527-6012 for more information.
Located in the heart of downtown, Harrah's is the largest casino in the south, offering you 100,000 square-feet of gaming, with 2,900 of your favorite slots, table games and a world-class poker room. Address: 512 S. Peters St., New Orleans, LA 70130. Call 504-533-6000 for more information.
Home to 1,800 animals, this world-famous zoo boasts rare and endangered species such as white alligators and a Komodo dragon. Adjacent from the zoo is Audubon Park where you can stroll through the oak, hit the playground, or have a picnic. Address: 6500 magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130. Call 504-861-2537 for more information.