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Local buildings near New Orleans Resort in Louisiana.Local buildings near New Orleans Resort in Louisiana.
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Local Things to Do

Good Times in New Orleans, LA

Get a glimpse of THE sweet treats of NOLA in this video, featuring Central Grocery, the French Quarter and Café Beignet (and one of our beautiful villa kitchens!). Then come see, hear, taste and live it for yourself.

From the French Quarter to Bourbon Street, there are so many exciting things to do in New Orleans, for families and grown-ups alike.

Jackson Square statue in French Quarter near New Orleans Resort in Louisiana.

Jackson Square in French Quarter

Visit a famous landmark, take a horse-drawn carriage ride, shop, dine and watch artists create.

Beignets made near New Orleans Resort in Louisiana.

Café Beignet

Savor a sweet, hot, puffy beignet, finished off with a café au lait, at one of four NOLA locations.

City park near New Orleans Resort in Louisiana.

City Park

Walk through a garden of flowers. Visit the world’s oldest oaks.

Bourbon Street at night near New Orleans Resort.

Bourbon Street

Discover the highest concentration of live-entertainment bars and venues in the city.

St. Louis Cathedral near New Orleans Resort in Louisiana.

St. Louis Cathedral

Visit a triple-steepled, iconic landmark and the nation’s oldest Catholic Cathedral still in use.

Audubon Aquarium near New Orleans Resort in Louisiana.

Audubon Aquarium

Escape to an underwater world of over 3,000 animals from rainforests, oceans, rivers and gulfs.

Woldenburg Riverfront Park near New Orleans Resort in Louisiana.

Woldenburg Riverfront Park

Walk along the Mississippi River, listen to a strolling band and take in all the art around you.

Lafayette Square near New Orleans Resort in Louisiana.

Lafayette Square

Nod along at a concert, attend a festival or simply enjoy the charm of NOLA’s second oldest square.

Above-ground cemetery in New Orleans.

Ghost & Cemetery Walks

Listen to spooky tales as you tour one of the most haunted cities in America.

Exterior view of the WWII Museum building in New Orleans.

New Orleans National WWII Museum

Stop by the official U.S. museum of the conflict featuring an extensive collection of artifacts.

Mardi Gras World new New Orleans Resort.

Mardi Gras World

See the city’s legendary parade floats, event history and yes—beads!—at this festive museum.