Visiting New Orleans with kids has never been easier and more fun! There are plenty of great attractions throughout the French Quarter and in the nearby area that are appropriate for families of all ages. NOLA is a welcoming city full of vibrant sites, lively music, and delicious cuisine too!

From historic steamboats to storybook playgrounds, to one of the best zoos in the U.S., here are best things to do in New Orleans for kids. Use our interactive map to navigate the area!

Submit your family friendly spots to help grow this list! What are your favorite activities in New Orleans for kids?


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