Tourist Attractions in New Orleans, LA

The largest city in Louisiana is named after the Duke of Orleans, a Regent for Louis XV, since it was established by its French colonists. New Orleans, or NOLA, has among the largest and busiest ports in the world thus a very strong maritime industry. The city is also known as one of the biggest oil refining and petrochemical producers. Many people associate the boom of New Orleans’ tourism industry with the popularity of voodoo however the city does offer several other attractions to its visitors. The French Quarter, St. Charles Avenue and Magazine Street are just among the many reasons why they had been able to record up to 10.1 million tourists coming into the city back in 2004. New Orleans is considered as an ideal spring break and wild weekend destination with its many clubs and bars, live music and bands, cafes and coffee shops, restaurants and more.

There are 51 tourist attractions found in New Orleans, LA. This is 18% of all tourist attractions listed in Louisiana. The major types of tourist attractions listed here are museums and landmarks. Then there is also zoo listed in New Orleans. You may find a list of all categories of New Orleans attractions on this page. Click on a category to find all attractions of New Orleans of that type.

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