New Orleans Leap Day Planner
Getting an extra day in New Orleans is a dream come true! Many business travelers will have this day off, giving you one more Monday to explore, party, indulge, and sightsee. For leisure travelers, you have a bonus day that happens to be the one day during the week where the hottest destinations offer discounts. Ask at every shop, restaurant or bar if they have Leap Day specials!
The Audubon Zoo is a family-friendly New Orleans destination located right in the heart of the city. Find adventure at this urban zoo with a stunning park-like setting. The Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium is a kid-friendly museum where you’ll find creepies and crawlies galore. Head to Jackson Square and discover one-of-a-kind boutiques and artists whipping up masterpieces on the fly.
The Magic of New Orleans
The St. Louis Cathedral is a gorgeous 18th century architectural masterpiece that now operates largely as a historical site. Longue Vue House and Gardens is a vintage 1939 mansion situated on beautiful grounds with tours offered every Monday. You can also head to the Entergy Giant Screen Theater where the latest films on nature subjects are featured!
Explore New Orleans City Park, with 1,300 acres of attractions and natural beauty. What are you doing with your Leap Day?