Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
One of the top 5 aquariums featuring the largest collection of sharks and jellyfish. Don't miss our rare white gator, penguins, otters and a changing exhibits gallery. Steps away from the French Quarter and area hotels. New: Great Maya Reef - an underwater Adventure! Be sure to visit Parakeet Pointe: Treats for Tweets! An interactive aviary featuring more than 800 colorful, free-flying birds! Feedsticks available for purchase. Open Tuesday - Sunday, Spring/Summer and select holiday Mondays.
From the West: Via Interstate 10 East, exit at Poydras Street (Exit 234B). Continue on Poydras approximately 1 mile. Turn left on Tchoupitoulas Street, then right on Canal Street. The Aquarium/IMAX® is located at the foot of Canal Street at the Mississippi River. From the East: Via Interstate 10 West, exit at Canal/Superdome (exit 235B), turning right onto Canal. The Aquarium/IMAX® is located at the foot of Canal Street at the Mississippi River.