Blue Bayou Water Park has over 20 water attractions like the High Water Slide, a triple 7 story serpentine slide. And there's nothing like the twin 8 story speed slide, the Ragin' Cajun! See our 6 story Mad Moccasin water slide which twists and turns in complete darkness. Come out and ride CONJA', the world's largest in-line water slide; and our newest water slide, Racers. This is the tallest and fastest water racer in the world! If you like action-packed water slides, we've got 'em!
Kamba Kourse, located inside the Audubon Zoo, is a 44-foot tall, 3 level ropes course complete with 33 exciting elements including zig-zag beams, cargo nets, angled rope ladders, crisscross walks and more. All ages and abilities above 42" tall can experience the Sky Trail attraction. Participants are able to choose their path through the rope elements while going at their own pace with the ability to pass other participants at each platform. For young adventurers, there's Sky Tykes, a specially designed ropes course for kids ages 2-7 or under 48" tall.
Take a guided tour or our World Mardi Gras World. Where you might be surprised by almost anything you can imagine. View our exclusive, historic Mardi Gras video. Marvel at the artistry and technology of our signature mega-floats. Enjoy King Cake and refreshments with our compliments. Come peek behind the curtain and see magic come alive. You'll leave with an insiders appreciation of Mardi Gras. This is the one New Orleans experience you'll never forget, no matter how many parades you've seen. Mardi Gras World. Magical memories. A priceless gift for the whole family.
The #1 year-round family attraction in Baton Rouge!
The Baton Rouge Zoo is a place where people connect with animals. Now Open - Realm of the Tiger - featuring highly endangered Malayan and Sumatran tigers plus Siamang gibbons and an aviary. You'll enjoy The Otter Pond, an exhibit featuring a replicated fishing cabin with underwater viewing of the otters, L'aquarium de Louisiane, which exhibits the fish, reptiles and amphibians of Louisiana. Take a stroll through Parrot Paradise where you'll see rare and colorful birds from the tropics. Youngsters will enjoy the Safari Playground located next to the KidsZoo, a place for hands-on encounters with farm animals! Your visit is not complete without a scenic ride on the Cypress Bayou Railroad. Concessions are available at the Flamingo Cafe and great souvenirs and gifts can be found at the Safari Post gift shop! (less)... Read more
Southern Art Museum The Ogden Museum of Southern Art is home to the largest collection of Southern art in the world. Artists such as Hunt Slonem, Ida Kohlmeyer, William Eggleston, Clementine Hunter are represented in the collection. Check the Web sit for specific children's activities. Admission: Free to members: $10 adults; $8 seniors (65+) and students (18+); $5 for children 5 to 17; free for children under 5 years of age. Hours: Weds. - Sun. 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.; Thurs. 6 p.m.-8 p.m.