ABOUT LOCAL ATTRACTIONS
Harrah's New Orleans is one of the most thrilling casinos in the country, located in the most exciting city in the world.
Nestled on the banks of the majestic Mississippi River, New Orleans is one of the United States' most mesmerizing cities. Its Old World European charm, rich cultural fabric and intriguing history have made it one of the world's top travel destinations, world-class cuisine and inspired jazz notwithstanding.
Just outside lies the magic of the Crescent City. Many of New Orleans' most well-known attractions are just steps from the casino, and countless others are just a short drive away.
Harrah's lies at the foot of Canal Street, literally across the street from both the French Quarter and the Mississippi River. It fills an entire city block, bounded by the Central Business District, the historic Warehouse Arts District and Convention Center Boulevard.
Some of the great things to do in New Orleans include:
- Essence Music Festival
- French Quarter Festival
- Fulton Street
- New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
AUDUBON AQUARIUM OF THE AMERICAS
The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas houses 15,000 sea creatures representing nearly 600 species, in a state-of-the-art facility overlooking the Mississippi River.
Since the 1884 World Exposition, the Audubon Zoo has been a New Orleans landmark, a living museum spanning 58 acres of natural habitats.
New Orleans city park
New Orleans City Park is an expansive recreation complex including the Botanical Gardens, New Orleans Museum of Art, Carousel Gardens Amusement Park, Bayou Oaks Golf Facility and more.
Dating back to 1791, this historic French Quarter landmark is the oldest public market in America.
national world war II museum
Powerful images and extraordinary artifacts bring to life the American Spirit, the courage, teamwork and sacrifice of the young men and women who won the war and changed the world.