The City of Marrero, LA
Marrero is a small town in the state of Louisiana. The largest nearby city to Marrero is New Orleans, approximately 18 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Marrero, including China Pearl Restaurant, Tastee Donuts, Frazier's Connection, Jake's Seafood & Restaurant and Cold Spot. For a larger selection of Marrero restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Marrero Golf Courses, Zoos, Museums and/or Arenas, including the Audubon Golf Course, Plantation Golf & Country Club, Audubon Zoo, TPC of Louisiana and First/Second Course at Bayou Barriere Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Marrero please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Marrero:
- Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY)
- New Orleans Lakefront Airport (NEW)
Marrero, Louisiana Attractions
11850 House - New Orleans,
The 1850 House is a historic house museum that is situated in the Lower Pontalba Building along the side of Jackson Square in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana. It is managed as part of the Louisiana State Museum and recreates the appearance of an apartment from the 1850s. It also houses the museum gift shop.
2Aquarium of the Americas - New Orleans,
The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is a renowned aquarium in New Orleans, Louisiana in the US.
3Audubon Golf Course - New Orleans,
The Audubon Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Orleans County Louisiana. Built in 1898, this New Orleans course designed by Denis Griffiths is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 504-212-5290. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 473 Walnut St, New Orleans, LA 70118
4Audubon Insectarium - New Orleans,
The Audubon Insectarium is an entomology museum in New Orleans, Louisiana. With more than 50 live exhibits and numerous multimedia elements, the 23,000-square-foot facility is the largest free-standing American museum dedicated to insects.
5Audubon Zoo - , Baton Rouge Zoo,
The Audubon Zoo is a zoo that is situated in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is part of the Audubon Nature Institute which also manages the Aquarium of the Americas. The zoo covers 58 acres and is home to 2,000 animals. The zoo is located in a section of Audubon Park in Uptown New Orleans, on the Mississippi River side of Magazine Street. The zoo and park are named in honor of artist and naturalist John James Audubon who lived in New Orleans starting in 1821.
6Beauregard-Keyes House - New Orleans,
The Beauregard-Keyes House is a historic residence located at 1113 Chartres Street in the French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana. It is currently a museum focusing on some of the past residents of the house, most notably Confederate General Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard and American author Frances Parkinson Keyes.
7Brechtel Memorial Park Municipal Golf Course - New Orleans,
The Brechtel Memorial Park Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Orleans County Louisiana. Built in 1965, this New Orleans course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 504-362-4761. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3700 Behrman Pl, New Orleans, LA 70114
8Championship Course at Bayou Oaks Golf Course - New Orleans,
The Championship Course at Bayou Oaks Golf Course is a 72 hole public golf course in Orleans County Louisiana. Built in 1968, this New Orleans course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 504-483-9396. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1040 Filmore Ave, New Orleans, LA 70124
9Confederate Memorial Hall - New Orleans,
Confederate Memorial Hall is a museum that is situated in New Orleans, Louisiana containing historical artifacts related to the Confederate States of America and the American Civil War. It houses the second largest collection of Confederate Civil War items in the world, behind the Museum of the Confederacy in Richmond, Virginia. The museum is also known as Louisiana's Civil War Museum at Confederate Memorial Hall.
10Destrehan Plantation - Destrehan,
Destrehan Plantation is an antebellum Greek Revival house located near Destrehan, St. Charles Parish, Louisiana. In the nineteenth century, the house was the center of a bustling slave plantation that produced sugar for export. The site hosted the notorious St. Charles Parish Tribunal, which executed 18 of the slaves involved in the 1811 German Coast Uprising, the largest slave revolt in American history.
Marrero, Louisiana Hotels
Marrero, Louisiana Restaurants
This is a list of Marrero Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops, Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants, Sandwich Shops, Pizza Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out and Seafood. Happy Dining!
Published June 11, 2011
The New Orleans Museum District has undergone extensive revitalization in recent years and is home to several museums and other fun attractions.
Published June 10, 2011
No vacation to New Orleans would be complete without visiting some of the French Quarter’s smaller attractions like the Beauregard-Keyes House, the Wax Museum and others.
Published June 9, 2011
Jackson Square in the heart of New Orleans has plenty to offer from the Louisiana State Museums and the St. Louis Cathedral to the Cabildo and Presbytere buildings.
Published May 21, 2011
Art collection going back to prehistory in a variety of media, including works from household names such as Picasso and Degas, the New Orleans Museum of Art is a great family attraction.
Published May 20, 2011
The National World War II Museum in New Orleans provides a highly interactive and very realistic depiction of World War II including the high-tech 4-D Beyond All Boundaries film.
Published May 19, 2011
Don’t miss the Underground gallery at the Audubon Insectarium. This exhibit gives the illusion of being shrunk to the size of an insect as you explore insect's subterranean habitats.
Published May 19, 2011
There are seven main exhibit areas at the Audubon Aquarium in New Orleans, each featuring a variety of sea life including stingrays, penguins and a white alligator.
Published May 18, 2011
The Audubon Zoo in New Orleans is the centerpiece of the Audubon collection of 10 parks and attractions with it's expansive 58 acres of natural habitats and animals abound
Published April 14, 2011
The Port of New Orleans remains the centerpiece of the busiest port complex worldwide, and the Natchez is the last remaining steam paddlewheeler and offers daytime and evening cruises.
Published April 13, 2011
A comprehensive historical review about the world famous New Orleans cemetery walking tours from St. Louis Number One on Basin Street to the Lafayette Cemetery in the Garden District and more.