Welcome to New Orleans, a city of celebrations! Steeped in history and dripping with vibrancy, New Orleans is a melting pot of cultures. Experience the city’s vivacious live music scene, exceptional cuisine and sometimes unconventional traditions- a true testament to its French, African and American roots.
Mardi Gras World
If your group is looking for a true New Orleans experience, Mardi Gras World is a must do. Go behind the scenes to watch the legendary floats being built year-round, learn the history of Mardi Gras, meet the artists or try the famous King Cake.
Cajun Pride Swamp Tours
This privately-owned wildlife refuge is a just a quick drive from New Orleans. Cajun Pride, Swamp Tours will take you on an educational journey through the Louisiana Bayou and its history through swamp eco-tours and plantation tours.
National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum tells the story of the American experience in the war that changed the world. Student groups (all groups) will be inspired by the stories, exhibits and shows that are part of this national treasure.
The Steamboat Natchez is a delightful, two-hour trip on the mighty Mississippi that allows student groups to study the history, ecology and economy of the region. Don’t miss the boat on a good time!