7 days in New Orleans Itinerary

7 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Appreciate the collections at Whitney Plantation and New Orleans Museum of Art. Get some historical perspective at Louisiana's Old State Capitol and Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New Orleans: St. Joseph Plantation (in Vacherie), Walter Anderson Museum of Art (in Ocean Springs) and Baton Rouge (USS Kidd, Capitol Park Museum, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, stroll the grounds of Lake Lawn Metairie, view the masterpieces at Jamie Hayes Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception Church.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read New Orleans online visit planner.

In May in New Orleans, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Baton Rouge, Gulfport, Saint Francisville, St. Joseph Plantation, Walter Anderson Museum of Art
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Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site ©
Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site

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