Mardi Gras World

History & Culture Museums

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What's included

  • Self-guided tour of Mardi Gras World

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17.30 € / p.

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Ever wonder where the enormous colorful characters and giant floats that grace Mardi Gras each year come from? Take a behind-the-scenes wander around the kaleidoscopic Mardi Gras World in New Orleans, and discover how these larger-than-life creations are dreamed up and created. * This self-guided tour will let you in on the fascinating history and origins of the Mardi Gras festival, as well as giving you an up-close look at how the iconic papier-mache floats are brought to life. It's always Mardi Gras at Mardi Gras World, so if you need a mid-year dose of bombastic pomp and over-the-top effigies of every famous character you can think of, treat yourself to this sprawling, weird and wonderful workshop of creative arts.

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Duration: 1h
Last admission: 1h30 before closing
Smartphone tickets accepted 
Wheelchair accessible 

Opening hours

  • Monday : 09:00 - 17:30

  • Tuesday : 09:00 - 17:30

  • Wednesday : 09:00 - 17:30

  • Thursday : 09:00 - 17:30

  • Friday : 09:00 - 17:30

  • Saturday : 09:00 - 17:30

  • Sunday : 09:00 - 17:30

How to get there?

Mardi Gras World

1380 Port of New Orleans, LA, 70130